what we are doing
Get the best out of what you grow, and enter our fun home-grown pumpkin and other veges contest
Entry forms are available from the Treehouse and Botanic Garden gift shop, and at www.Wellington.govt.nz.
Entries must be delivered to the Treehouse (closed Saturday) no later than midday Sunday 28 April
what you will learn
There will be information on making jam, jelly and relish; looking out for our bees, community gardens and orchards, the Local Food Network, and we're hoping to have someone come and talk to us about backyard chook-keeping.
The contest entries will be judged at 1pm and prizes awarded at 1.15pm.
Categories: Biggest Pumpkin, Ugliest Pumpkin, Most Unusual Pumpkin, Basket of Veges (min 3), Basket of Fruit (min 3, Best Vegetable Person (for kids).
Bring your favourite recipe and we'll swap it for some of ours.
type of class zero to hero
skill required beginner
our cancellation policy
If you RSVP for a class and fail to show up, you will get a "no show". Three no shows means you will be removed from chalkle°. You may request to rejoin after six months.
If you cancel your RSVP:
- less than 3 days before = no refund
- after 7pm the night before = no refund and a "no show" will be recorded
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