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Corporate Volunteering

Urban agriculture - growing food in suburbs and cities, in backyards and balconies, on verges and in schools - is crucial in mitigating the impacts of climate change, connecting people to nature, and addressing the rising cost of living. 

How does your garden grow - urban farm experience

Meet urban farmer Leila Alexandra, proprietor of Barefoot Food Gardens and Sustain's farm activator.

  • Take a tour of our urban farm site and learn how disused land can be transformed for food production
  •  Hear about the work Sustain does to grows food for people in need
  • Learn how to start your own garden with hands on activities like sowing seeds, planting seedlings and composting
  • Get your hands dirty by helping us with farm jobs like weeding and mulching
  • Enjoy fresh tea pick from the garden

Farm sites:

Melbourne Food Hub - Wingrove Street, Alphington, Vic

Oakhill Food Justice Farm - 233 Tyler Street, Preston, Vic

Cost: $1000 + GST for 4 hrs including light refeshments

Additional catering option: $25 per head for lunch made using locally grown vegetables

Email to enquire or make a booking for your team.