Category Archives: School Grounds

Watering Assistance Requested

The Gardening Group has been meeting each Monday over the past month and watering the 70+ new plants that have been planted along the Hoddle Street fence. It usually takes 1-2 people an hour or so.  With a hot, dry summer predicted we will need help to keep these plants watered and alive during the summer […]

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GARDENING GROUP is happening!

GARDENING GROUP is happening! All welcome – Mondays 1:30 – 3:00pm  Thanks to all those who came forward to start the Gardening Group. We will meet on MONDAYS at 1:30pm in the Kitchen Garden kitchen for a cuppa before we set to work in the gardens and grounds. For more info contact Yuki Cameron 0414 489 814 and Maya […]

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Do you have a few hours to spare and care about keeping our school gardens productive, looking tidy and well loved? We are floating the idea of starting a Gardening Group that will meet on Monday mornings from 9am-11am. Come along and share a cuppa, get to know other school families and take the opportunity to […]

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Weeding Help Needed on School Grounds

Dear families,   Help is needed to weed the garden around the back oval, especially along the inside fence line on McCutcheon Way. Also, along the fence line garden beds outside the music rooms on Vere St.   Trevor usually has this done for Spring Fair so that the grounds look immaculate and everyone can […]

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VIC Department of Education–Victorian School Garden Awards 2011.

For the 3rd year in a row-Collingwood College school grounds won the BEST school grounds in our region. Desley, Lindy and Martin were thrilled to take a representation of our student cohort from grade 3-6, to the presentation ceremony in December at The Botanical Gardens. Our students cheered as our school also won a new […]

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The Victorian School’s Garden Awards

ON WEDNESDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER – we welcome Anne Ada (judge) from The Victorian School’s Garden Awards, as she tours our beautiful grounds for this years schools garden awards. Students will help Desley host the tour. Our grounds are looking so very beautiful, Trevor has been doing amazing revegetation work on the back oval, Lindy and […]

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