Work for the Dole Projects

Scrubby Hill Market Garden

Scrubby Hill Farm/Market Garden – operating in stages, Participants, under direct Supervision, will work together over a 26 week period to prepare 52 garden beds over remaining land.  This Activity is physical and outdoor, and Participants will plant, tend, harvest and replant all 52 beds, assist with the erection of a large hot house, plant trees, and assist in the establishment of a demonstration food forest area.

 

Fresh Choice Food Co-op

Participants will work together as a team alongside a Supervisor to establish a new and improved GeCo “Fresh Food Choice Co-op”.  They will assist in all areas of the activity to create healthy food access in the Huon and Kingborough regions, particularly for those community members facing financial hardship.