Other education and formation programs

The education and formation programs on this page are suitable for a variety of audiences - check individual programs for details.
All programs can be delivered at Rahamim or another venue of your choice, anywhere in Australia or Papua New Guinea.

 
 
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Seasonal vegetable gardening workshops

Our popular  vegetable gardening workshops give participants the confidence to grow vegetables in their own garden.
The workshops include a handbook for participants and a selection of seedlings so participants can put what they've learnt into action straight away!

 
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Seed saving workshops

Learn the time-honoured skill of saving seed to save money and grow plants which can handle your local conditions and look and taste better than any you'll find in your local supermarket!

Suitable for children and adults.

 
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Tour of the Water Design at Rahamim Ecology Centre

Water sensitive design (WSD) is an approach to planning and designing areas to make use of this valuable resource and reduce the harm it causes to our rivers and creeks. 
Let our Sustainability Educator show you around the grounds of Rahamim Ecology Centre in Bathurst to see how we our manage water. 

 
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Composting and soil regeneration

Compost connects us with creation and re-creation. Compost is a healthy destination for all our kitchen and garden waste. It reduces the amount of waste going to landfill and is the natural way for our organic waste to decompose.
Learn how to turn your scraps into soil with this interactive and fun course with Jen, our Sustainability Educator. 

 
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Raising healthy seedlings and plant propogation

Raising plants from seeds can save money but is also satisfying. Propagating plants from seeds or cuttings can be difficult so it's important to understand some basics before getting started.