New farm vistas.

The new highway construction is moving ahead at pace now. You can see in this photo the bridge girders being lifted in place where the highway crosses Broughton Creek next to the farm. Being so close to the construction has been an education as the average person (me) has got no idea how big it

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Equal Opportunities.

Growing plants and animals is a hugely therapeutic exercise for all the young people (and us!) referred to the farm. We are always looking to include as many young people in all the activities we can. Those young people that visit who are confined to wheelchairs we want to include in our veggie garden work

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Privileged Nomination.

I was invited to the Kiama Electorate Community Recognition Awards recently and was presented with a Highly Commended for Outstanding Illawarra Citizen. A great honour to be amongst a group of local people who give so much back to the community. These recognitions really are for my wife Andy, our Board and the whole team who

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Abundance shared around.

Thanks to Brenden and the team we are harvesting and marketing lots of certified organic produce. More importantly the young people in the farm program are often eating the produce before it leaves the garden which is the greatest joy. Great tasting nutritious food picked themselves and perhaps trying for the first time? Thank you

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Community Generosity

A charity like ours can’t survive without many generous people in the community helping out in lots of different ways. We are very grateful for the many churches, service clubs, businesses, volunteers and financial donors who assist us each week on an ongoing basis. One such unsung hero is Mike Shannon at Alternate Pet Food

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Driver Training

Over the years we have taught many young people to drive on the farm. Sadly Quad Bikes or ATV’s are the most dangerous vehicles on farms so we don’t allow our inexperienced young people to ride them. Look what can happen when you turn your back.  There is one KID in every crowd! Thanks Brenden

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