What to do now


Garden luck

Fri, 15/07/2016 - 6:50pm

Need a little luck in your life? asks PENNY WOODWARD


food is free Ballarat

Food is free!

Mon, 14/03/2016 - 10:22am

The Victorian city of Ballarat is doing its bit for the food-share movement, writes JESSAMY MILLER.

Fruit Fly Protection

Weekend jobs in Spring

Mon, 05/10/2015 - 9:18am

Got anything planned for the long weekend? JUSTIN RUSSELL says scrap 'em, and spend the weekend enjoying three straight days of gardening bliss instead. 

Birdhouse and Blossom

Gardening jobs for September

Tue, 01/09/2015 - 11:12am

JUSTIN RUSSELL says use the fleeting season to get chores done ahead of what's likely to be a long, hot summer.

Pretty pansy faces

Suffer from hay fever?

Wed, 12/08/2015 - 1:59pm

As the hay fever season approaches, PENNY WOODWARD looks at how sufferers can keep gardening.

Winter Washing Fruit Trees

Gardening jobs for August

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 11:41am

Longing to escape the house and get stuck into some proper winter gardening? Check out JUSTIN RUSSELL's tips for August.

Raised Garden Beds

July is for bed building

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 2:51pm

JUSTIN RUSSELL says, “now is the hour for all good gardeners to build a bed”!

Autumn tones

Gardening jobs for May

Thu, 07/05/2015 - 9:42am

JUSTIN RUSSELL has some tips and tricks to get the most out of your gardening efforts this month.

Choy Sum Flea Beetle

Gardening jobs for April

Tue, 07/04/2015 - 11:35am

April sees JUSTIN RUSSELL itching to get out into the garden, check out his ideas for what you can do at your place this month.

Nectarine Pruning

Jobs for February

Tue, 03/02/2015 - 10:41am

Despite wearying of summer and longing for autumn, JUSTIN RUSSELL gets stuck into some February pruning.