10 Oct ~ Casa Bloom gardeners came visiting

After hearing about our compost heap at a recent community-in-bloom networking event arranged by Southwest CDC, Laura and friends from Casa Bloom community-in-bloom garden wanted to come visit Pavilion’s garden, and in particular learn how we create our compost heap. Five gardeners from Casa Bloom community gardens came. They shared that their community gardens are in…

31 Aug – Update

Today, there were so many activities happening at and around the garden. It was a busy day! :) Steven Ng and his team from The Nature Company came with bags of organic compost and fertiliser. The company had selected to provide Pavilion’s edible garden with technical guidance, advice & sponsorship over a 6-month period. It was their first “official”…

16 Jun – Visitors from Perak!

We welcomed our 4th large group of visitors in as many weeks… This was a group of 10+ visitors from Perak, Malaysia. NParks was hosting them for a few hours, and our visitors specifically wanted to check out community gardens in park settings. The visit is on a Monday afternoon though! If only they came…

Second visit by CIB Awards judges

Thursday morning. There were quite a number of neighbours (15?) hanging around the community garden even though it was already past 9am! We were excitedly waiting for our VIP guests – judging panel from Community-in-Bloom Awards. Some neighbours arrived early, as early as 1hr before! :) We chatted, made new friends, and shared knowledge on…

What a morning!

What an awesome morning! We were expecting 30+ gardeners (experienced & new gardeners) from nearby neighbourhoods, together with NParks representatives, to visit our community garden this morning. Arrival time was to be 8:30am. Then just before 8am, the skies opened up and started raining cats and dogs! What were we to do now?? There’s not enough…