Our Monthly Gardening Programme

For the Everyday Gardener

When & Where

Held twice a month starting with the first Monday evening of the month
7pm-9pm followed by the Tuesday morning
9.45am – 11.45am

The KIOSK
Christchurch Botanic Gardens

Members: $5.00
non-members: $10.00
Tea, coffee and biscuits included


AAG 2019

APRIL
Monday 1 | Tuesday 2

MAY
Monday 6 | Tuesday 7

JUNE
Monday 3 | Tuesday 4

JULY
Monday 1 | Tuesday 2

AUGUST
Monday 5 | Tuesday 6

SEPTEMBER
Monday 2 | Tuesday 3

OCTOBER
Monday 7 | Tuesday 8

NOVEMBER
Monday 4 | Tuesday 5

DECEMBER
Monday 2 | Tuesday 3

Don’t forget you can find a copy of Michael Coulter’s Monthly Tips & Tasks here


Join us at The Kiosk for a friendly meeting of like-minded gardeners and horticultural enthusiasts. 

Every month the Canterbury Horticultural Society Events Committee secures an interesting speaker for the morning and evening meetings. This is followed by ‘Gardening Half Hour’, an informative session hosted by Michael Coulter.


JULY

Monday 1st 7pm & Tuesday 2nd 9.45am

Jane Lancaster from Catalyst Ltd joins us to talk about Food labelling and regulation: what do consumers look for, what is reasonable to deliver and what are the trends.

Jane is a founding partner of Catalyst Ltd. Jane has 30 years’ experience in innovation in the food and agriculture industry. She has experience with primary food production and processing; food safety, food regulations and food exporting; and biotechnology, extracts and nutraceuticals.

Jane is currently a Board member on Food Standards Australia New Zealand, and High Value Nutrition National Science Challenge and is a chartered member of the NZ Institute of Directors.

Her education was at Canterbury University (B.Sc. Hons 1st class) and she is a professional member of New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology. Jane was made a Member of the NZ Order of Merit (MNZM) in 2006 for services to commercialising innovation.

Following this there will be a slideshow presentation of Brian and Janet Lovelock’s images of the Singapore Garden Show.

The KIOSK


AUGUST

Monday 5th 7pm & Tuesday 6th 9.45am

Ruud Kleinpaste (Monday evening only)

Luke Martin, Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Curator of Native Plants (Tuesday morning only) on growing and propagating native plants.

The Kiosk

 


SEPTEMBER

Monday 2nd 7pm & Tuesday 3rd 9.45am

Greg Byrnes from Te Kohaka Trust on regeneration

The Kiosk


 

 

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