Come along this Sunday to On The Green at 166 Gertrude St, Fitzroy to make your own garden-in-a-bag! Urban Commons & Michael Tanner of DirtSong will be on the grounds from 10.30 – 12.30 to help you make your own miniature wicking garden using a simple coffee bag. Perfect for your kitchen or small outdoor space! Tickets are $15 and can be… .
It is our pleasure to announce that Fitzroy’s pocket park is officially open! Thank you to everyone who attended our pocket park launch at 166 Gertrude St this morning. It was fantastic seeing everyone bright and early. We’d like to thank Kalex Projects for commissioning the pocket park, as well as Tait for supplying and installing the beautiful Tilt kitchen. Thank you also… .
Come and join Urban Commons this summer at Fitzroy’s finest new pocket park to learn how you can transform your balcony into an urban oasis! The Sunday Garden Sessions at 166 Gertrude St Fitzroy, will explore creative ways to grow beautiful and productive gardens on balconies and small spaces. The sessions will provide general garden advice and explain the basics… .
For anyone who has been considering subscribing to Green Magazine but wasn’t sure, now is the time to do it! As part of an offer leading up to the release of their 39th issue, Urban Commons and Green Magazine are offering new subscribers the chance to win an Urban Commons Foodscape valued at $2365. Click here to subscribe online to Green Magazine.
Last Thursday the 2nd July marked the opening of the Field Institute. Urban Commons was there to help celebrate the occasion and launch our latest exhibit. The Field Institute is a new initiative from the team that bought you Locavore Editions; the produce guide that reconnects producers and consumers. The Field institute continues this great work through a focus on design-led… .
Interview with Urban Commons’ co-director Shawn Ashkanasy and Green Magazine’s editor Tamsin O’Neill at designEX 2014.