Native Flora Planting Project

Thanks to their Woolworths Junior Landcare Grant, Merindah Children’s Centre in Wallsend, NSW, set about planting native herbs and plants to help children learn more about different species of plants, and their connection to the land and its people.

Latham Pre-School Garden

Latham Pre-School’s Garden project set about establishing two garden types – seasonal vegetables and native/bush tucker – so that students can learn about where their food comes from and develop knowledge about Indigenous plants and food practices.

St Barb’s Science Club Veggie Garden

Students at St Barbara’s Parish School got hard to work planting a Science Club Veggie Garden to find out what vegetables would grow in their dry, desert location of Roxby Downs.

The Kids Garden: designed by kids for kids

Avoca Primary School’s ‘Kids Garden: designed by kids for kids’ project set out to establish a new garden in the school grounds where children could not only learn how to grow plants and food and create animal habitats, but also learn more about themselves.