Come and get hands-on at one of our regular Sydney City Farm working bees.
Tasks vary, but can include watering, weeding, plant care, plant propagation, potting and other farm-related activities.
At our lunchtime session we focus on Propagation, Seed Saving and focus on the next generation of City Farm production
This is a great opportunity to get involved with Sydney City Farm and meet others in your community.
No experience needed. Just bring a can-do attitude and we will show you everything you need to know. Please wear clothes that can get dirty and covered sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle and hat.
Bookings essential. No group bookings please.
The session will not proceed in wet, extreme or dangerous weather.
Do not attend the Sydney City Farm if you are unwell
Please do not attend if you are unwell or have any signs of cold of flu including a cough, sore/scratchy throat, runny nose, shortness of breath or a fever. If staff observe any of these symptoms you will be asked to leave. You will be required to fill in a quick online wellness check survey the day before your volunteer session or education program.
When you arrive at the Sydney City Farm
When you arrive to volunteer or attend an education session, scan the QR code at the entry and enter your name and phone number or email address. You must do this each time you attend. If you don’t have a phone that can do this, ask a staff member to assist you. This is a NSW Health requirement and will be used for contact tracing purposes only if necessary.
When at the Sydney City Farm
notify staff if you start to feel unwell
maintain 1.5 m physical distance from all people including staff
wash or sanitise your hands on entry and regularly after that
you are welcome to bring your own gardening gloves. Gloves will be supplied to volunteers and education participants who do not bring their own
follow volunteer and education participant hygiene protocols discussed at start of the session
wipe down equipment that you use or touch with the sanitising wipes supplied