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 personal and environmental centre 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.

Very affordable fun interesting engaging events for the whole family.

Private group bookings are available –  Ask us today!

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 Growing!

*Subject to change.

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 17/02/2018
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Come and take the time out to find out who you really are and how to live and life being true to yourself. We will work through to help you discover the importance, meaning, and success that comes from living life connected and provide you with real strategies for change. We are professional change managers (more…)

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 17/02/2018
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Food forests are a wonderful way to grow all types of edibles and medicinal plants in a natural way. Forests are one of the most biodiversity environments on the planet and learning from them can help us all become better gardeners no matter what we choose to grow. Come and learn the lessons of the (more…)

Event Phone: 0425 287 811


  • 22/02/2018
    9:15 am - 10:00 am

In this workshop, we will look at permaculture and discover what it really is. We show how permaculture helps us all to problem solve and think about solutions in a healthy sustainable way? We will discover… Permaculture Ethics What is ecology What is sustainability Connecting the dots For more information regarding who we are and (more…)

Event Phone: 0425 287 811


  • 08/03/2018
    9:15 am - 10:00 am

By taking time to engage with nature we can design solutions that suit our particular situation. Come and join us on a journey of discovery as we explore the environment at van Veen Organics. In this workshop, we will explore the first principle of permaculture – Observe and interact. We will come up with sustainable (more…)

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 10/03/2018
    3:30 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…)

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 17/03/2018
    3:30 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…)

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 24/03/2018
    3:30 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…)

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 25/03/2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Soils are the growing force behind a happy and healthy garden. In this introduction to soils, we will show you how to check the type of soil you have and give you strategies to improve its health. You will be invited to discover the abundance of soil biology in the soil food web and how (more…)

Event Phone: 0425287811


  • 31/03/2018
    3:30 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…)