The book Edible Weeds and Garden Plants of Melbourne details over 25 of the most common and easy to identify edible weeds across Australia, UK & Europe and the US. Colour photos for easy identification. Click to see more details or to buy the Book
Come on an Edible Weeds Walk in a beautiful, organic garden in the Yarra Valley – or join us closer to Melbourne, in Brunswick. Or, book us to run a walk, talk or workshop for your organisation or group! We have conducted many events in particular for Local Government and other government organisations. Also, check out our new service at smoothiebikehire.com.au Subscribe to our mailing list for updates on new events.
Check our workshops at CERES in Brunswick. For information and bookings go to the CERES website – Edible Weeds Workshops and Natural Soap-making Workshops.
Urban Foraging Walks & Other Events
For now, all foraging walks, workshops and other edible weeds events are by appointment. Contact us on 0400 494966 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a foraging walk for yourself, yourself and a friend or your group.
‘Doris’ workshops are fantastic. Participants love her easy going presentation style and extensive knowledge about all things weeds.’
Fiona Stevenson Senior Sustainability Officer, Maribyrnong City Council
News for 2016
In the new year Doris will be offering a range of Sustainable Living Classes including Natural Soap-making, DIY Green Cleaning Products, DIY Personal Care Products, Preserving & Bottling, Fermented Foods & Backyard Permaculture. Stay tuned for our new website!
Transition WhitehorseDoris has inspired us to see food all around us. Her edible weeds workshop and walk for Transition Whitehorse was specifically tailored to address core transition issues such as re-localisation and building resilience. Three weeks later her presentation is still being discussed. I would recommend her edible weed walks to everyone, particularly to other transition groups. We are looking forward to her next talk.
Welcome to Hello Little Weed. Join us on an Edible Weed Walk or buy the book ‘Edible Weeds and Garden Plants of Melbourne’ – a great place to start out with Edible Weeds. The edible weeds in this book are among the most common across all urban areas of the world which have had European settlement. In this easy guide find out where to collect edible weeds, how to prepare them and their nutritional/medicinal properties. After reading this book, the world will never look the same!