Project Partners

 

Celebrating Success 

 

Pittsworth Community Garden with the Pittsworth District Landcare Association wishes to express their appreciation to all of the organisations, businesses and individuals that have helped make the Community Garden project possible. 

 

Since 2012

  • Site was made available by the Anglican Diocese of Brisbane with the support of St Andrews Anglican Church and Father Garth Shaw

  • Perimeter fencing constructed and ornamental gates erected

  • Shed, shade house and tank installed, with hen house plans underway

  • Composting and worm farming doing their thing

  • Communal and family plots constructed and blooming with harvest

  • Permaculture principles in practice including recycling, energy and water efficiency and no pesticides

  • In 2013 over 200 volunteer hours

  • Founded on fondness of food, fitness and friendships

 

 
Landcare Australia
 

Landcare Australia provided seed funding to the Community Gardens project through the Be Natural Grant program. The grant of $2,500 has supported the development phase of the garden.

 

Project Report

 

 

Toowoomba Regional Council

 

The Toowoomba Regional Council's Community Grants program provided $1,000.  Council has also provided materials and equipment.

 

 

Pittsworth Businesses

 

A number of local businesses and individuals have continued to offer their support for the Pittsworth Community Gardens project through donations, discounts and assistance. 

 

Mitre 10 Hardware

Raff Group

Pittsworth Garden Club

Pittsworth Men's Shed

Pittsworth District Landcare Association

St Stephens Primary School Parents and Friends Association

Mary Mountford (Toowoomba Organic Community Garden) 

Jerry Murphy

Penny McKinlay

Di Muirhead

Doug Cattell

Greg Wilkes

Dennis Topp

Ross Garratt

M & L Chappell

George Postle

Carol and Jeff Baker