Canterbury Community Gardens Association

Documents

Guide to starting a community garden

A PDF document with guidance for starting a community garden. Topics for consideration include:

  • Time available
  • Purpose
  • Draft vision
  • Organise a meeting of interested people
  • Form a planning management group
  • Land
  • Private land

Download the document: Guide to starting a community garden

 Tips for making a community garden health and safety plan. Discover:

  • Areas of risk
  • Possible hazards
  • Possible solutions
  • Helpful contacts

Download the document: Tips for making a community garden health and safety plan 

 

Collaborate Launches in Canterbury

Collaborate Launches in Canterbury

Collaborate is a new web app making volunteering faster and easier than ever before.  It's like Tinder for volunteering; matching people's skills with the organisation where they can have the biggest social impact.  Volunteers simply log in, select their skills and interest areas and swipe through volunteering opportunities that match.  Anyone can sign up as a volunteer or create a volunteering opportunity providing they are creating social good and striving to connect communities.

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