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Volunteer with us and

feel part of the community. make new friends. improve your mental health. improve your physical health. learn new skills.


Volunteer Hours

We value the important work that our volunteers do, and celebrate the time that they contribute to the gardens. Between May and December 2022 our volunteers contributed an incredible total of 2673 hours to helping our community and market garden thrive. Thank you!

As little or as much time as you can spare is so appreciated

We are always on the lookout for new volunteers to join our well established team.

We currently have the following roles to fill:

GARDEN HELPER: Do you have some gardening or horticulture knowledge? Can you help guide particpants in gardening tasks?

MARKET GARDEN HELPER: Would you like to learn about chemical free food growing, would you like to help our team with our weekly veg bag by sowing, planting and harvesting.

FAMILY GROUP HELPER: Are you someone who can engage children and families in diverse and interesting seasonal activities


- Thursdays 9-4pm (Community & Market Gardens)
- Every 2nd & 4th Saturday 10:30am-12:30pm
(Community Garden)
- Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays by arrangement

“Volunteering at the Windmill Gardens gives me a chance to work outdoors and meet new people. Plus, it’s really good fun!”

What we do:

* Gardening Club
* Veg Bag Scheme
* Community Wellbeing
* Urban Biodiversity
* Chemical-Free Food Growing
* Children's Groups
* Forest School
* Workshops & Courses


Dane Valley Rd

Dane Valley




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