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Fruit pruning essentials

Where
Sydney City Farm
Sydney City Farm
52 Barwon Park Road, St Peters NSW 2044
When

Saturday 22 May from 10am to 11:30am

Cost

Adult: $50.00Concession: $37.50

As the weather cools it's time to sharpen those tools and shape your fruit trees. Our guest horticulturalist will demonstrate how to prune and shape fruit trees, berries and vines. Learn about suitable pruning tools and how to keep them clean and sharp.

What you will learn

  • Fruit tree pruning principles

  • How to choose pruning tools

  • How to clean and sharpen secateurs

What you will get

  • Demonstration from an experienced horticulturalist

  • Hands on experience pruning

  • Hands on experience cleaning tools

Julie is an experienced horticulturalist with a backyard orchard who loves growing fresh fruit.

Covid-safe information

Do not attend Sydney City Farm events if you are unwell

Please do not attend if you are unwell or have any signs of cold or flu including a cough, sore/scratchy throat, runny nose, shortness of breath or a fever. We respectfully advise that you will not be permitted to enter. You will be required to fill in a quick online wellness check survey the day before your education program.

When you arrive at Sydney City Farm

When you arrive to 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 event

  • notify staff if you start to feel unwell

  • you may be required to wear a face mask at indoor venues

  • 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 session

  • wipe down equipment that you use or touch with the sanitising wipes supplied

Contact event organiser

Sydney City Farm

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