Upcoming Events, Gardening Workshops, Native Stingless Beehive Splitting, Family Friendly Fun!

Welcome to our upcoming events page!

We enjoy sharing our knowledge with you in an interactive and fun environment at the urban farm at van Veen Organics.

Our events are family friendly and we love to encourage children to develop an appreciation of nature – Children 14yrs and under FREE with an adult.

Still only $20- $40 per person prepaid.

Group bookings special – Book 5 and 6th is free!

We can cater for groups (6 -12 people) with specific workshops, if you and a group of friends would like a to learn about a topic we don’t have a current listing for just email us on info@vanveenorganics.com.

Introduction workshops include – Pruning and Training, Soil Building, Permaculture, Citrus, No Dig Gardens, Propagation with Cuttings, Introduction to Native Bees, Introduction to Native Stingless Bees, Native Stingless Bee Hive Splitting (Spring andAutumn only), feel free to contact us and we can arrange a workshop just for your group.

Workshops need a minimum of 6 adults prepaid confirmed 2 weeks prior to the event to run. If minimum numbers are reached tickets sales will remain available until 8 pm the night prior to the event unless sold out earlier. Maximum 12 participants.
Please arrive 10 – 15 minutes before workshop starts.
Look forward to seeing you there and in the meantime Happy Gardening!

*Subject to change.

Event Phone: 0433608003


  • 15/07/2017
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

This introduction to pruning and training will focus on pruning citrus but will also cover general tips and techniques. Please bring your own secateurs. Children 14yrs and under FREE with a paying adult. $20 per person prepaid. Bookings need to be confirmed at least 1 week before the event. Group bookings special – Book 5 (more…)

Event Phone: 0433 608 003


  • 09/09/2017
    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This NEW expanded workshop now covers both and introduction to the benefits of keeping Native Stingless Bees and a practical component of splitting native bee hives. Learn about the how to and when to split hives in the most productive way and to ensure the health of your hive. Creating more hives from an existing hive has (more…)