The Rose Garden in Palmeira Gardens is is need of an upgrade. Two of the beds (the two to the north) are beginning to deteriorate and it will not be long before they will need replacing.
FOPA is not a fundraising organisation but does have modest funds which it spends periodically to enhance the money spent on our gardens by the City Council.
The weekend (April 24 – 27) The Living Coast is participating in the global City Nature Challenge for this first time, as part of the Nature2020 celebrations. Whilst the Challenge is usually about what nature and wildlife people can spot across their local area, this year the City Nature Challenge has been reframed to focus on what people can spot in their homes, balconies and gardens, to enable people to take part, and hopefully learn something new and have some fun despite the current challenging situation.
The Palmeira & Adelaide Garden Fund have cancelled the first event for 2020 – the Easter egg hunt due to take place on 12th April – in line with Government advice regarding the Covid 19 virus.
This year Friends of Palmeira & Adelaide moved up a grade to ‘Thriving’ with an overall score of 71 out of 100. Many thanks to all the volunteers and helpers this last year making this a great result and we look to continue the success for 2020.
The last table top sale of 2019 will take in Palmeira Square on Sunday 1st September. Betsy’s Bakes coffee and cakes will be back and there will also be a raffle with some great prizes, including tea at The Grand.
To regularly refill the large Bird Bath at the south of Palmeira Garden.
Brunswick Town in Bloom 2019, the competition for the best urban community organised by South & South East in bloom is being judged on July 17th 2019. How can you join in.
It’s that time again! Garden clean and clear Sunday 14th July from 9.30ish. Meet in the Palmeira Rose Garden. We have a limited amount of equipment so please bring your own gloves, brooms etc. if you can. See you there.
H&M Holiday Campaign will be filming in the Square and Crescent on Tuesday 25th June from 12.00pm until 1.00am.