Community Gardens in Moreland

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At the bottom of this page you'll find links to details of community gardens in neighbouring areas and further afield.


Located at the back of the Brunswick Neighbourhood House 43A De Carle St. Brunswick. 

The garden is an activity of the Brunswick Neighbourhood House and is run by a volunteer group of local residents. Opened in May 2016.

Communal gardening in raised beds and wicking beds. The garden is a place to meet your neighbours and have a chat. There are regular gardening sessions, composting, worm farms and workshops. Everyone is welcome.

For more information see our website or email


CERES Community Garden

Located at corner of Stewart St & Roberts St, Brunswick East

There are about 50 community garden plots at CERES which are rented out yearly to those with limited household space for growing.

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The community gardens has regular working bees and social BBQs. These are great opportunities for gardeners to mingle, share freshly grown produce, swap seeds and pitch in to help maintain the site.

Each gardener is required to adhere to the CERES "No Pesticides On-site" policy and soil fertility is enhanced by the addition of animal manure and compost from the stables.

If you would like to find out more, or become involved in the group, please email


Gronn Place Housing Estate Community Garden- West Brunswick.

This garden is primary for people living in the low rise housing estate but there are some free plots that can filled by others in the local community. The majority of plots holders are from Turkish or African backgrounds. There is also a community Food Forest.

This garden is run by Cultivating Community for more information contact 

info(at) or ph: 9429 3084


DMA Ilma Lever Gardens

Located along the railway corridor near Moreland Station DMA Ilma Lever Gardens facility offers an accessible environment for people with disabilities.

One of the oldest gardens of its kind in Melbourne the space was developed by Disabled Motorists Australia on its premises in Station Street Coburg for people with disabilities who wanted to participate in gardening programs for recreation and future employment.

Enquiries welcome from anyone interested in participating, volunteering, becoming 'Friends of DMA Ilma Lever Gardens' or anyone with a disability looking for recreational gardening or training in horticulture.

Contact Disabled Motorists Australia Tel: 03 9386 0413; Email:


The Dandelion Patch - Fawkner Community Garden

Located at 79 Jukes Rd, Fawkner

Since 2014 members of Sustainable Fawkner have been developing the eastern side of the Fawkner Community House, between the carport and the front fence, as a community garden.

For more info, check out our website


Jewell Community Garden

Located at rear of 15A Union St, Brunswick

The 3000acres Jewell Community garden has 10 allocated plots 5 community plots: The garden is in two parts - 10 plots next to the ramp for Jewell Station, 5 of these are shared so all are welcome to plant into, weed, water and harvest them. - another 10 plots in the carpark near Phase One Coffee. These are allocated plots, to put your name on the waiting list email

For more info, check out our Facebook page


Luscombe St Community Garden

Located at 43 Luscombe St, Brunswick on a block that was vacant for years, locals contacted the owner who very generously allowed them to use the space in a temporary arrangement, so they're growing as much produce as possible while it lasts!

To date this community garden been entirely communal, however they would like to see more gardeners using the space so are opening up limited private plots.

The hold a fundraiser once a year in February which they encourage everyone to come along to.
If you'd like more information about the garden or our event, contact via email: luscombegarden(at)


Merri Corner Community Garden

Located at 194 Donald St, Brunswick East

Allotment based community garden in Brunswick which opened in mid-2010.

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The Merri Corner Community Garden was conceived in the middle of 2006 by a group of passionate East Brunswick locals.

The land is owned by the Moreland City Council and can’t be developed for residential purposes due to the environmental and inundation overlay. MCCG is encouraging all community members to be a part of it.


Mulberry Gardens

Located on the grounds of a secondary college in Glenroy, this garden is slowly building into an inspiring shared garden.

Large produce and herb plots, permaculture orchard, pizza oven, and chooks coming soon.

Communal gardening sessions are held Saturday mornings 10:30-12:30, socialise, share skills and learn something new.

More members always welcome.


PepperTree Place

PepperTree Place is a unique Community Greenspace located in the heart of Coburg on the corner of Sydney Rd and Bell St.

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Community Horticulture programs bring people and plants together for the purpose of building community connections, improving access to fresh food and strengthening people's abilities to more equally participate in their local communities.

Community Nursery Plant sales: 1st Saturday of the month 10 - 12noon and Wednesdays 10 - 2pm.

Volunteers welcome!

Saxon St Community Garden

Located at 33 Saxon St, Brunswick

The 3000acres Saxon St Garden is a shared community garden where all are welcome to plant in, harvest from or just sit under the trees and enjoy.

The code for the lock on the gate is: 6791.

Working bees happen on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, 2pm-3:30pm. Come along to get involved and share the harvests.

For more info check out our facebook page or email


@SEEDs Communal Garden Brunswick

Located at 331 Albert St, Brunswick

SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships,
organic food and community' for all who are involved in it.

We also have a monthly Food Swap- 2nd Sat of the month, 11am

You can find out more and keep up to date with workshops and events follow us on facebook


West Brunswick Community Garden and Food Forest

Located at Dunstan Reserve, West Brunswick.

Established more than 15 years ago and redeveloped after 2012, this sizeable community garden and public food forest provide personal plots as well as shared communal gardening opportunities and an amazing example of a community orchard on public open space.

Visit the Moreland Community Gardening website for more information.



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