Good Organic Gardening


Covenant College is a Christian school in the Geelong suburb of Bell Post Hill. Its ethos, drawn from Proverbs 22:6, is clear: “Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.”

And what better training for life than an organic garden right there on the school grounds?

Planned to support a practical horticulture/agriculture program

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