When it comes to places filled with plants and passionate gardeners, you can’t go past a community garden.

One of the very best collaborative and productive green spaces you are ever likely to find is tucked in behind the Mount Barker District Soldiers Memorial Hospital.

The Duck Flat Community Garden is an Adelaide Hills gem and a hive of activity for its many enthusiastic volunteers.

The Duck Flat Community Garden is located behind the Mount Barker District Soldiers Memorial
Hospital, in the large Adelaide Hills community of Mount Barker. It is an initiative of the Adelaide
Hills Community Health Service and a project where its many allied health professionals collaborate
with the community

If you’d like to have a go at getting your hands dirty and learning loads about creating a productive garden, plus enjoy the company of passionate gardeners then head to your nearest Community Garden like the Duck Flat Community Gardens in Mt Barker.

Contact your local council for more information.




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In the Garden is an exciting new local South Australian TV program on Channel 9 this Summer & next Autumn showcasing the best ‘green’ stories this state has to tell. Check out the latest in garden trends, new plants and top tips to keep those gardens blooming.