Wilkins Green

Wilkins Green is a community garden located in the grounds of Wilkins Public school.

The whole school community is encouraged to share in caretaking and general maintenance, as well as planning for future visions. Green fingers are not necessary and community members are welcome to join our monthly working bees, bushcare sessions and other events.


Wilkins Public School, Marrickville. Access is via the gate on Sydenham Road, Marrickville.

Open for working bees, chicken care and composting. Contact the garden to find out how to be involved.


Email: wilkinsgreenmarrickville@gmail.com

Visit the Wilkins Green Facebook page or Instagram.

Working bees and garden days

  • Open Garden Days occur monthly on a Sunday afternoon
  • Bushcare sessions every second Saturday morning

Please see Facebook for the exact dates or email us at wilkinsgreenmarrickville@gmail.com

About the garden

Wilkins Green has been a project in community development since discussions and consultations began in 2002. The former Marrickville Council, Petersham TAFE Outreach and Wilkins Public School have been key partners in establishing Wilkins Green as an important sustainable learning site featuring a food garden, chicken run, bush regeneration ridge and Aboriginal planting track.

Wilkins Green continues to grow their partnerships with community organisations and are very proud to be working with Landcare NSW and WIRES.

We look forward to seeing you in the garden.

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Page last updated: 29 May 2024