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Worm farming workshop

May 20, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm


The Worm Farming Workshop hosted by the City of Canning features a presentation covering all aspects of worms, worm farming and the roles worms play in recycling and waste management. This is followed by a practical demonstration in setting up, operating and maintaining a worm farm.

Brought to you by the City of Canning and The Worm Shed.

Don’t forget to see what other sustainable living workshops are on in the City of Canning.

The City of Canning is offering residents a $120 subsidy on the purchase of a worm cafe. The subsidised price you pay is $115. The Worm Cafe is made of recycled plastic and consists of 4 trays on legs with a tap. The package includes 1kg of Worms (approx. 4000), 15 litres of Castings and instruction booklet and 500g of dolomite. Worms will work through most kitchen scraps, require a bit of attention and the cafe is best set up in shade where it can remain moist.

Please indicate if you are interested in purchasing a worm cafe with your RSVP.

Please bring cash on the day as well as proof of residency.

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This workshop is part of the City’s Community Sustainability Learning Program designed to support you on your sustainability journey. With a wide variety of topics, whether you are at the beginning of your journey or further along there is a workshop just right for you. For further information contact CREEC on creec@canning.wa.gov.au or call 9461 7160.



May 20, 2023
10:30 am - 12:30 pm


City of Canning
1300 422 664


Canning River Eco Education Centre
Cnr Kent Street & Queens Park Road
Wilson, WA Australia
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(08) 9461 7160
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