desertSMART EcoFair 2018 Alice Springs: Garden to Plate


Saturday 11th of August 2018 2:00 pm

Garden To Plate @ Alice Springs Community Garden

Exploring Bush Foods with Rayleen Brown (Kungka’s Can Cook), The Science of Gardening with Costa Georgiadis (Gardening Australia), Growing Healthy & Disease Free Plants with Dr Karen Barry (University of Tasmania). Chai & cake available. Cost $15 + BF. $20 on the door. Purchase tickets at

Followed by the August Garden Social 5-7pm (Free) – Join us for pizza, warm fires, and good conversations in the beautiful community garden.

desertSMART Ecofair 2018 is Central Australia’s premier science and sustainability event, organised by the Arid Lands Environment Centre as part of National Science Week.

In 2018 special guests include Amanda McKenzie (CEO, The Climate Council), Professor Jenny Davis (Charles Darwin University), Dr Karen Barry (University of Tasmania), Deepika Mathur (Charles Darwin University), Roxanne Highfold (Researcher), Rayleen Brown (Kungka’s Can Cook) and desertSMART EcoFair ambassador Costa Georgiadis (Gardening Australia).

EcoFair aims to educate, inspire and activate the community around science and sustainability issues, and features high profile speakers, engaging panels and workshops, and films.

Since 2009 the Ecofair has connected thousands of people to science and sustainability in Alice Springs.

Other events on Friday 10 and Sunday 12 August

Saturday 11th of August 2018
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Alice Springs Community Garden, Frances Smith Memorial Park, 105 Burke St
Eastside, NT 0870

Arid Lands Environment Centre
08 89522497

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