Formosa Nursery

Plant nursery

Sometimes you need to buy a few plants when you have exhausted the friends’ and neighbours’ sources. We have found Formosa to be a friendly, reliable place to buy plants and general gardening needs. And they have a a cosy little cafe if you wear yourself out walking around.

July 21, 2016 0
Mullahwallah Wetlands closeup

Peace and Brolgas at Winter Swamp/Mullahwallah Wetlands

If you like to check out the avians and other wildlife around Ballarat, a small lake often referred to as Winter Swamp is cool place to take your binoculars.

July 20, 2016 0
farming together

Ballarat Wholefoods Collective

Ballarat Wholefoods Collective has a wonderful range of dry goods and various other products for sale.

July 18, 2016 0
Irrewarra bread


In our culture, the staff of life is bread. Two different brands are really recommended.

July 18, 2016 0
Wilson's logo


Besides your own garden, the next best place to find fruit and veg is in Wilson’s.

January 22, 2016 0