Browsing Tag »vineyard«

September Open Day

September 16, 2016

Open Day and Plant Sale Sunday 25 September, Hawkwood Nursery As the seasons roll around it’s another Hawkwood open day. We have salad plants for sale for growing over winter, and our apple press is available for anyone to bring their apples and make juice. And grape growers are invited to join the community wine […]

Community Wine

August 29, 2016

The Community Wine Making Scheme invites local grape growers to bring their harvest to our Hawkwood Winery to be made into wine for your domestic consumption. We make two batches of wine from all the grapes delivered – a red and a white, and return the finished wine in bottle to the participating growers. Now […]

Job Opportunity

October 19, 2015

Organiclea is recruiting for a Vineyard and Winery Worker. Following the successful planting of a vineyard and establishment of a winery at our Hawkwood growing site, Organiclea is seeking a person to join us for a training/enterprise opportunity. With initial support from Marko Bojcun, the Vineyard Worker will be responsible for the cultivation of grapes […]

Community wine

September 5, 2015

The Community Wine Making Scheme invites local grape growers to bring their harvest to our Hawkwood Winery to be made into wine for your domestic consumption. We make two batches of wine from all the grapes delivered – a red and a white, and return the finished wine in bottle to the participating growers. Now […]

Yoga & gong

August 21, 2015

Saturday 5 September, 10am-2pm Connect with nature and connect with yourself on this one day workshop led by Organiclea vineyard trainee Ashley and yoga teacher Ali.┬áThe workshop is a fundraiser to help buy a new press for the increasing harvest of grapes. Starting with a wander around the site exploring its workings and wildlife, there […]

Job Opportunities

June 22, 2015

Organiclea is recruiting for two posts – a Farmstart Coordinator and a Vineyard Worker. Vineyard Worker Following the successful planting of a vineyard and establishment of a winery at our Hawkwood growing site, Organiclea is seeking a person to join us for a training/enterprise opportunity. Working alongside Marko Bojcun for an initial 6 months, the […]

Grow your own wine

December 2, 2013

Saturday 25 January 2014, 9.30am-4pm A one day course that will look at everything to do with growing grape vines, from their planting, and growth training, propagating new plants and specific pruning essentials. The course will be based at the Hawkwood growing site, and will involve practical work and demonstrations in the newly-established vineyard as […]

Trainee Roles

January 28, 2013

We’re looking for 7 people to fill 7 unique trainee roles for the 2013 growing season. Each role will take on a specific area of responsibility and develop specific skills and experience in community food growing, community outreach work, local food distribution and horticulture training. These roles are aimed at people who want to develop […]

Grow your own wine

January 13, 2013

Sunday 27 January 2013, 9.30am-4pm A one day course that will look at everything to do with growing grape vines, from their planting, and growth training, propagating new plants and specific pruning essentials. The course will be based at the Hawkwood growing site, and will involve practical work and demonstrations in the newly-established vineyard as […]