Take a walk on the wild side with Diego Bonneto. A walk in the park with his man is a lesson is survival, history and the future. Discover the edible and medicinal plants that grow around you. Learn about folk knowledge, traditional uses and current debates about weeds and their uses.
Learn about the most common species growing in your garden, along the green belts and in parks and reserves. Find out how they have been used for food, craft and natural remedies. Discover ways to safely harvest from the urban ‘wild’ and enrich your diet with vitamins and minerals. This is a family, wheelchair and pet friendly stroll in the park, dress for the weather bring camera and notebook if you wish to retain the information.
All guest will be issued with a booklet detailing 20 of the most common species to take home with you. Minimal walking just bring a hat and water.
When: Saturday 20 August – 10am
Meet: Centennial Park
Website: Diego Bonneto