FIRST BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS WEDNESDAY 21 JUNE TO SUNDAY 25 JUNE

FIRST BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

Join us to celebrate with our neighbours, friends and family. Come and see how much we’ve grown.

 

LOCALS' PRE-SALE TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM MONDAY 29 MAY

Check your letterbox for your promo code

 

TICKET SALES WILL BE OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC FROM MONDAY 5 JUNE


ASSEMBLING LIFE INSTALLATION Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 6:00 PM - 8.00 PM Book
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ASSEMBLING LIFE INSTALLATION

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Assembling Life by Nastia Gladushchenko will be a large-scale, collaborative art installation made of wild grasses and flowers. Visitors will have the opportunity to create woven elements to add to the installation and to learn traditional weaving methods. Inspired by the way our lives are assembled of shared experiences, this exhibition will evolve over ten days and will culminate in a celebration.

 

IN THE COMMON ROOM


LIVE MUSIC Friday, 23 June 2017, 5:00 PM - 8.00 PM

LIVE MUSIC

FREE

 

Enjoy the live sounds of 'Fernando'  hosted by acre.

 

 

 

 

IN ACRE Kid friendly


KIDS DISCO Friday, 23 June 2017, 6:00 PM - 8.00 PM Book
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KIDS DISCO

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Kids will love this night- music to entertain them while you dine in the restaurant!
Focaccia toasties, veggie and fruit sticks to be provided for the hungry dancers.

 

*Supervision will be provided, a parent is required to remain on site for the event duration.

 

IN THE COMMON ROOM Kid friendly, ages 5-12.

YOGA ON THE FARM Saturday, 24 June 2017, 8:00 AM - 9.00 AM Book
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YOGA ON THE FARM

$15 | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Limber up, get grounded and harness the energy of nature among the city, with a one-hour yoga class overlooking the productive organic farm in Camperdown. A unique opportunity in Sydney to do your asana in the fresh air, and reap the benefits to your mental and physical wellbeing. 

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION


PCF PRODUCE & LOCAL PRODUCERS Saturday, 24 June 2017, 9:00 AM - 3.00 PM

PCF PRODUCE & LOCAL PRODUCERS

 

Pocket City Farms will be selling some of their beautiful, seasonably grown produce, with some of their friends joining them!
Better Read than Dead, local winemakers hosting tastings and more!

 

 

ACROSS THE COMMONS


AUSTRALIAN ANIMALS IN CLAY WITH SARAH HARVIE Saturday, 24 June 2017, 9:00 AM - 11.00 AM Book
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AUSTRALIAN ANIMALS IN CLAY WITH SARAH HARVIE

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Making your own Australian animals from clay.

Note:  Please come dressed so you can get messy and bring along a small shoe box you can take your sculpture home in.

*Supervision will be provided, a parent is required to remain on site for the event duration.

 

IN THE COMMON ROOM Kid friendly, ages 5-10.

LITTLE FARMERS + LITTLE CHEFS Saturday, 24 June 2017, 9.30 AM - 10.30 AM, 1.30 PM - 2.30PM Book
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LITTLE FARMERS + LITTLE CHEFS

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

An hour of fun on the farm! We’ll take a little walk in the market garden to talk about seasonal food growing and harvest some herbs to make drinks with. Then we’ll plant some winter seedlings and harvest some worm wee to take home to water them with. 

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION Kid friendly, ages 1.5 - 15 (children under 4 must be accompanied by an adult).


HOW TO: WORM FARM Saturday, 24 June 2017, 10:00 AM - 11.00 AM Book
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HOW TO: WORM FARM

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Worm farms are a wonderful way to turn your food scraps at home into good food for your garden. Join us for a session of learning all about these amazing little critters, how to keep them at home and how to use the wonderful worm castings and wee.

 

IN THE PERGOLA & DEMONSTRATION GARDEN  Kid friendly, must be accompanied by an adult.


THE BUSH TUCKER GARDEN Saturday, 24 June 2017, 10.00AM to 1.00PM Book
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THE BUSH TUCKER GARDEN

$75 | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

This workshop will teach you the background of our Australian native bush tucker, how to identify species, as well as how to grow, care for, propagate and harvest bush foods. You'll also have the chance to taste test some of our local species and learn how to use them in your cooking or for medicinal use at home.

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION Kid friendly, ages 12 and up.   EVENT CANCELLED. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.


DIY SEED BALLS Saturday, 24 June 2017, 11.00 AM - 12.00 PM Book
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DIY SEED BALLS

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Seed balls are little balls of soil, clay and seeds – a great way to spread seeds of beneficial flowers around, and they’re great fun to make! Join us for a family-friendly session of hands-on seed ball making, to take home and spread around your neighbourhood. 

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION  Kid friendly, must be accompanied by an adult.


CREATING WITH THE ARTISTS' GARDEN TABLE Saturday, 24 June 2017, 11.30 AM - 1.30 PM Book
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CREATING WITH THE ARTISTS' GARDEN TABLE

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Join local artist Michele Morcos for an afternoon of still life drawing, painting and collage play. Gathered, displayed and waiting to be painted will be a beautiful and rich array of colours, shapes and textures from this season’s winter harvest of vegetables, fruit and flowers.


 

IN THE COMMON ROOM Suitable for ages 12 and over.

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LIVE MUSIC Saturday, 24 June 2017, 12:00 PM - 6.00 PM

LIVE MUSIC

FREE

 

Enjoy the live music hosted by acre.

 

Mark Ferris 12pm - 3pm

Will Brown 3pm - 6pm

 

IN ACRE Kid friendly


HOW TO : COMPOST Saturday, 24 June 2017, 1:00 PM - 2.00 PM Book
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HOW TO : COMPOST

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Compost is an essential building block for our vegie gardens and soil, and the perfect way to keep food scraps from landfill. In this family-friendly session we’ll build a compost ‘lasagne’ and learn about the ingredients of a good compost pile. 

 

IN THE PERGOLA & DEMONSTRATION GARDEN  Kid friendly, must be accompanied by an adult.


1ST BIRTHDAY CAKE Saturday, 24 June 2017, 2:30 PM

1ST BIRTHDAY CAKE

FREE

 

Acre is famous for their delicious and beautifully decorated cakes.

 

As part of our 1st Birthday Celebrations, a unique cake will be created by the team in the acre kitchen to mark the occasion. Come along and be part of the celebration, and share in a piece of cake with our neighbours and visitors.

 

ON THE LAWN Kid friendly

 


'PROBIOTICS AT HOME' Saturday, 24 June 2017, 3:00 PM - 4.00 PM Book
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'PROBIOTICS AT HOME'

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Author and Alchemist Felicity Evans started her journey with fermentation and probiotic drinks after a string of diseases left her lethargic and bedridden. Get better gut health by drinking a daily glass of kombucha, water kefir, or other fermented drinks and it doesn’t have to cost a fortune if you make them at home. This friendly handbook-sized guide demystifies fermented drinks and shows you how to create your own gut-friendly elixirs.

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION


NATIVE STINGLESS BEEKEEPING Saturday, 24 June 2017, 3:00 PM - 4.00 PM Book
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NATIVE STINGLESS BEEKEEPING

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Keeping native stingless bees at home is a simple way to help boost pollination and production in your vegie patch, and contributes to the conservation of indigenous biodiversity by encouraging and protecting native bees in Sydney's urban environment. Join us for an intro session to keeping native stingless bees at home with a short introductory talk and Q&A with Dan Smailes from Sydney Native Bees and a look at our own Pocket City Farms hive.

 

ON THE LAWN  Kid friendly, must be accompanied by an adult.


LOCALS' DINNER Saturday, 24 June 2017, 6:00 PM Book
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LOCALS' DINNER

$30 | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

We are hosting a discounted locals’ dinner to celebrate the big year we have had. Make sure you have your locals code when booking.

The banquet menu is perfect to share with your neighbours and make new friends along the way! 

This two course menu showcases what acre is about; share dishes thoughtfully created and presented with an abundance of flavor . From duck liver parfait, cauliflower fritti to slow roasted porchetta, it will be a fabulous evening for everyone who attends. Note: when booking please provide any dietary requirements 

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION


KIDS MOVIE NIGHT 'SING' Saturday, 24 June 2017, 6:00 PM - 8.30 PM Book
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KIDS MOVIE NIGHT 'SING'

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

While the kids are having fun watching a movie in the Common Room, you can sit back and enjoy a meal at acre. Don't forget to bring them a cushion and their pj's!  All kids will be treated with popcorn and something sweet to snack on during the movie.   (Separate bookings are required to dine at acre)

*Supervision will be provided, a parent is required to remain on site for the event duration.

 

IN THE COMMON ROOM Kid friendly Read more

URBAN FARM TOUR Saturday, 24 June 2017, 9AM -10AM, 12PM - 1PM, 3PM - 4PM Book
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URBAN FARM TOUR

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Take a tour of Pocket City Farm’s first Sydney urban farm. We’ll guide you through why we’re farming in the city, the benefits of urban farming, our daily operations and farming methods, and take a walk through the different areas of the farm.


IN THE PERGOLA & DEMONSTRATION GARDEN 
Kid friendly, must be accompanied by an adult.

YOGA ON THE FARM Sunday, 25 June 2017, 9:00 AM - 10.00 AM
Book
now

YOGA ON THE FARM

$15 | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 

Limber up, get grounded and harness the energy of nature among the city, with a one-hour yoga class overlooking the productive organic farm in Camperdown. A unique opportunity in Sydney to do your asana in the fresh air, and reap the benefits to your mental and physical wellbeing. 

 

IN THE COMMON PAVILION


LIVE MUSIC Sunday, 25 June 2017, 2:00 PM - 5.00 PM

LIVE MUSIC

FREE

 

Enjoy live music by  'Joe West'  hosted by acre.

 

 

 

IN ACRE Kid friendly


LOCALS' DINNER Sunday, 25 June 2017, 6:00 PM Book
now

LOCALS' DINNER

$30 | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

We are hosting a discounted locals’ dinner to celebrate the big year we have had. Make sure you have your locals code when booking.

The banquet menu is perfect to share with your neighbours and make new friends along the way! 

This two course menu showcases what acre is about; share dishes thoughtfully created and presented with an abundance of flavor . From duck liver parfait, cauliflower fritti to slow roasted porchetta, it will be a fabulous evening for everyone who attends. Note: when booking please provide any dietary requirements 

 

IN ACRE


KIDS MOVIE NIGHT 'SING' Sunday, 25 June 2017, 6:00 PM - 8.30 PM Book
now

KIDS MOVIE NIGHT 'SING'

FREE | BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL


While the kids are having fun watching a 'Sing' in the Common Room, you can sit back and enjoy a meal at acre. Don't forget to bring them a cushion and their pj's!  All kids will be treated with popcorn and something sweet to snack on during the movie.   (Separate bookings are required to dine at acre)

*Supervision will be provided, a parent is required to remain on site for the event duration. 

 

IN THE COMMON ROOM Kid friendly Read more
Camperdown Project
An initiative of Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL Club
Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL Club