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: 0425287881


  • 27/11/2017
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

This introduction will focus on pruning and training of fruit trees pruning but Josh also covers general care tips and growing techniques. Please bring your own secateurs. Bring sun protection and water to keep hydrated. Children 14yrs and under FREE with a paying adult. $29 per person prepaid. Bookings need to be confirmed at least 1 week before the (more…)

Event Phone: 0425 287 811


  • 02/12/2017
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

This introduction will focus on pruning and training of fruit trees but Josh also covers general care tips and growing techniques. Please bring your own secateurs. Bring sun protection and water to keep hydrated. Children 14yrs and under FREE with a paying adult. $29 per person prepaid. Bookings need to be confirmed at least 1 week before the event. (more…)

Event Phone: 0425 287 811


  • 11/12/2017
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

The ideal workshop to learn valuable gardening and plant propagation skills and enjoy the beauty of being in the edible forest 🙂 11th December 9:30 – 10:30 30- 45 minutes (60mins with questions etc) Feel free to bring your Eco/funky containers/envelopes/glass jars for seeds. Bring a picnic to enjoy the food forest pre/post workshop Water, (more…)