What we're about
Building on and evolving beyond the previous Meetup, 'Hunters & Gatherers', the Foragers Collective seeks to enhance and enable greater personal self-sufficiency via a diverse range of interests and skills.
Making the most of what is available within our community and beyond.
Engaging with a wide variety of existing projects and communal skilling opportunities such as shared gardens and food co-ops.
Encompassing frugality, voluntary simplicity, DIY home production, value adding through collective preserving, drying, canning, potting, and curing etc.
Makerspaces, Men's Sheds (needs a less gender specific term), tool sharing.
Locating and sharing resources such as factory/outlet shops, local suppliers of quality produce and services, community fruit trees etc.
Fostering attitudes of sharing and compassion. Co-creating community, sharing skills and knowledge, highlighting events and projects happening in our 'village' Enabling community resilience through rediscovering personal creativity and shared independence.
Welcome! Please join us on the journey and share your talents and inspirations.