Stepping up the local food supply

Summer bushfires and COVID-19 have not dampened the enthusiasm of a group of volunteers from SAGE Inc, (Sustainable Agriculture and Gardening Eurobodalla) working on the latest SAGE project, Stepping Stone Farm.   SAGE president Mark Barraclough says recent events have given the group an even greater reason to see the Stepping Stone Farm project come […]

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Moruya Community Garden opens

Moruya’s new community garden is now in business! At the launch last week, Veggies for All coordinator Kathryn Maxwell thanked Lachlan McDonald, Manager of the IMB Bank Branch in Moruya for the IMB Bank Community Foundation’s generous grant of $20,000, and the Anglican Parish for their generous contribution of land, room in the garden shed, […]

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The SAGE management committee

SAGE has a management committee of 8 people, and plenty of sub-committees that get stuff done! The management committee meets monthly and there’s always plenty of catchups, emails, phone calls and work to be done in between as well.  Business as usual includes overseeing projects such as the Farmers Market, SAGE Garden, intern program, seed […]

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Veggies for All is a powerhouse!

This powerhouse SAGE project continues to deliver, changing the world one vegetable garden plot at a time! In recent months the volunteer crew have run 3 workshops with 75 participants and installed 14 backyard veggie beds. Under the energetic direction of Kathryn Maxwell, volunteers Todd, David, Dana, Julie, Elizabeth, Colette and others continue to make […]

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SAGE is looking for land!

SAGE’s Stepping Stone Farm enterprise is progressing quickly! Our next step is to buy or negotiate a long-term lease on 5 to 10 acres of good arable land suitable for vegetable growing. The land should be within 30km of Moruya and have a secure water supply and northerly aspect. SAGE will invest in infrastructure on […]

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SAGE celebrates 10 years of growth

Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of SAGE, Sustainable Agriculture and Gardening Eurobodalla Inc, with a Spring Equinox picnic is a timely reminder of how an idea planted ten years ago developed strong roots and continues to grow and produce great outcomes for the community, said SAGE President Mark Barraclough. “It’s a wonderful achievement on many levels. […]

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