Your View : Brighton Community Garden

This engagement is now closed

We invite you to share your feedback on the proposal for a new community garden at Dover Square Reserve, South Brighton.

We have been successful in receiving funding through Fund My Neighbourhood to establish a community garden in Brighton thanks to an application submitted by Brighton Community Garden Inc.

Brighton Community Garden Group’s wish is to create a Community Garden within the local area of the City of Holdfast Bay. The purpose of this garden will be to unite the community, promote physical and mental health and create a space where people can learn more about sustainability, organic principles and healthy living.

We are working with the Brighton Community Garden Group and the community, to find the right location for this garden. We now seek your feedback on this garden being established at Dover Square Reserve, South Brighton.

Community Information Sessions:

  • 11am Saturday 14 April - Dover Square Reserve, Broadway, South Brighton
  • 5pm Wednesday 18 April - Dover Square Reserve, Broadway, South Brighton

Community engagement is open from Wednesday 4 April to Sunday 29 April 2018

This engagement is now closed

We invite you to share your feedback on the proposal for a new community garden at Dover Square Reserve, South Brighton.

We have been successful in receiving funding through Fund My Neighbourhood to establish a community garden in Brighton thanks to an application submitted by Brighton Community Garden Inc.

Brighton Community Garden Group’s wish is to create a Community Garden within the local area of the City of Holdfast Bay. The purpose of this garden will be to unite the community, promote physical and mental health and create a space where people can learn more about sustainability, organic principles and healthy living.

We are working with the Brighton Community Garden Group and the community, to find the right location for this garden. We now seek your feedback on this garden being established at Dover Square Reserve, South Brighton.

Community Information Sessions:

  • 11am Saturday 14 April - Dover Square Reserve, Broadway, South Brighton
  • 5pm Wednesday 18 April - Dover Square Reserve, Broadway, South Brighton

Community engagement is open from Wednesday 4 April to Sunday 29 April 2018

  • Council Supports Research into Alternative Locations Council Meeting 23 May 2018

    4 months ago

    Council Supports Research into Alternative Locations

    Community views were sought around the proposal to establish the Brighton Community Garden at Dover Square Reserve, South Brighton. The engagement was met with a high level of community interest for and against the project. 160 community members completed the hard copy and online survey with 86 (53.8%) in support of the proposal and 74 (46.3%) against the proposal.

    Due to the extent of community concerns received regarding the proposal during the engagement period, and the lack of clear support in favour of the proposal, Council has decided to investigate alternative...

    Council Supports Research into Alternative Locations

    Community views were sought around the proposal to establish the Brighton Community Garden at Dover Square Reserve, South Brighton. The engagement was met with a high level of community interest for and against the project. 160 community members completed the hard copy and online survey with 86 (53.8%) in support of the proposal and 74 (46.3%) against the proposal.

    Due to the extent of community concerns received regarding the proposal during the engagement period, and the lack of clear support in favour of the proposal, Council has decided to investigate alternative locations for the Brighton Community Garden.

    We will have more information available soon regarding our new proposed site for Brighton Community Garden.