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Workshop: Herbs for cooking, medicine, and pleasure
Workshop: Herbs for cooking, medicine, and pleasure

Sat, 27 Jan


Yarragon Uniting Church Hall

Workshop: Herbs for cooking, medicine, and pleasure

Grow great herbs and greener thumbs

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Time & Location

27 Jan 2024, 9:15 am – 10:15 am

Yarragon Uniting Church Hall , 7 Campbell St, Yarragon VIC 3823, Australia

About the Event

Join renowned organic gardener and author Penny Woodward to explore how growing and using herbs can make us happier and healthier humans.

About the Workshop

Please arrive at 9 am for a 9.15 start. 

This workshop is for you if you're:

  • Keen to extend your current culinary and medicinal knowledge of using herbs
  • A complete novice who's keen to discover the joy of growing and using herbs


What you'll learn

  • How easy it is to grow herbs in pots, on balconies or in their very own patch in your garden 
  • How herbs in cooking add deliciousness and do you good
  • How herb lore has fascinated humans through the ages.

Workshop takeaway

Penny's books will be for sale, including:

About your presenter

Penny Woodward | Author | Broadcaster | Editor 

Penny is a dedicated organic gardener with a degree in botany and zoology. She is the author or co-author of 8 gardening books, including the award-winning 'Garlic, an organic guide to knowing, sowing and using garlic' and multi-award winning 'Tomato – know sow grow feast'.

Penny is a patron of the Victorian Herb Society, a member of the Horticultural Media Association and a life member of the Australian Garlic Industry Association.

She was the horticultural editor of ABC's Organic Gardener magazine, their essential guides, calendar and diary for eight years and a twenty-year contributor of articles and photographs.

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  • Single ticket

    This ticket will grant access for one person to the 'Herbs for cooking, medicine, and pleasure' workshop.

    Tax: GST included+$0.69 service fee
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