Armidale Vegetable Sowing Guide
This guide shows planting time periods that should allow you to get a crop in Armidale.

Forum

During the NSW Physical Distancing period, SLA is not inviting the public to attend forums physically.

SLA Forums are now virtual! — Just follow that month’s zoom webinar link in the relevant forum post at 7pm on the first Thursday of that month (except January).

at Kent House, 141 Faulkner St, Armidale (opp. Central Park). Entry by gold coin donation.

We aim to have a guest speaker or show an interesting film. The gatherings have proved quite popular with topics ranging from Solar Hot Water practicalities, electric vehicles, a glimpse at local food production past, present and future and films such as The breakthrough in renewable energy.

All welcome.

October Forum: Water security in a climate emergency 

October Forum: Water security in a climate emergency 

[ Thursday, 1 Oct; 7:00 pm; ] Zoom link: https://une-au.zoom.us/j/95047693406?pwd=MUM5dlFqRHI0bXFXTjZJbkttYldJdz09 Come and talk about water with Dr Deb Bower, Dr Ian Reeve, Bec Smith and others. Brief outline below: Armidale Regional Council has recently relaxed water restrictions. Bores have also been sunk at the edge of the Mother of Ducks lagoon at Guyra. Intensive horticulture is a growing business. What do we know about the sustainability of […] full article »

VIDEO SEPT FORUM: We signed the Climate Emergency Declaration — now what?

VIDEO SEPT FORUM: We signed the Climate Emergency Declaration — now what?

[ Thursday, 3 Sep; 7:00 pm; ] In October 2019 Armidale Regional Council responded to the extreme drought, water shortage, scientific evidence and strong community call for action by declaring a Climate Emergency. A Climate Emergency working group with members from the community and council representatives was set up in March. The group has prepared a Framework for Climate Action – a […] full article »