Wednesday, 25 March 2020

Morning booster.

Today I thought I woud share with you my morning tea recipe. It really is simple and it s a great immunity booster and it really sets me up for the day.

You will only need 3 ingredients and some boiling water:

1/4 tsp of Turmeric- Turnmeric is an  anti inflammatory which is great for inflamation of the joints
1 tsp of Honey- Honey is rich in antioxidants
a good sqeeze of fresh Lemon- Lemon boosting the immune system.

Hope you enjoy !

Monday, 23 March 2020

Sundays are Fundays at Fern Grove garden.

This past couple of weeks we have seen more more people enjoying the local greens spaces.

This has included Fern grove Garden, who have asked us here at GTDT to go along and share our skills of how to replace the wood on the existing raised beds.

We went along and look at the great start we have had.

See you all next Sunday!

Thursday, 19 March 2020

Distance Learning with GTDT

Do you live in one of our local wards? (Riverside, Princes Park, Picton, Kensington & Fairfield, Knotty Ash and Old Swan)

Have you had to self-isolate or stay at home to look after the kids or a loved one?  Are you bored and would like something to do?  We can help!

We are developing a range of distance learning courses that local learners can complete at home.

How will it work?  Details are included in our poster below.

So, if you live in one of our wards and are interested in one of our distance learning courses - get in touch!

Wednesday, 18 March 2020

GTDT helps out Amadudu Women's Refuge

The Coronavirus fear and panic buying at shops and supermarkets especially throughout L8, has left many people worried about where they can buy some much needed baby essentials. GTDT were happy to help the Amadudu Women's Refuge with a donation of Nappies.

Tola, Amadudu's Manager said, "we are so very grateful to GTDT for your kind donation. The ladies here have been worried they would not have any nappies for their little ones and every little helps.  Thank you again on behalf of myself and the residents here.  The ladies will be delighted".

GTDT will continue to safely support its community as much as we can during these uncertain times.

Keep checking in for more updates.

Monday, 16 March 2020

The Dos and Don'ts of Composting

This week is international composting week and we thought we would share some tips with you and why it is important to add compost to your growing area.

Healthy soil is important when growing your own veg plants or flowers, as with healthy soil you will achieve a healthy root system. Now in order to get your soil healthy you dont need to buy endless amounts of compost from the local plant shop you can just start your own composting area in your very own garden and below are a few tips of what you can compost and what you shouldn't.