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CERES Community Environment Park

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Corner Of Roberts Street And Stewart Street, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
+61 3 9389 0100
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A lovely place to visit

I went to Ceres 3 weeks in a row as my grandkids go to a music program there every Tuesday. After... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helen G
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Awesome community initiative

Really enjoyed my walk through the CERES gardens and think it’s such a great community initiative... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lisamariewillis
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Ettalong Beach, Australia
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CERES - Centre for Education and Research in Environmental Strategies, is an award winning, not-for-profit, sustainability centre located on 4.5 hectares on the Merri Creek in East Brunswick, Melbourne. We are a not-for-loss community business. We run extensive environmental education programs, urban agriculture projects, green technology demonstrations and a number of social enterprises including a market, grocery, café, community kitchen, organic online supermarket and a permaculture and bushfood nursery.
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“merri creek” (6 reviews)
“for sale” (3 reviews)
“great food” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Corner Of Roberts Street And Stewart Street, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
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+61 3 9389 0100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Ceres 3 weeks in a row as my grandkids go to a music program there every Tuesday. After the music, we would head down to the very kid friendly cafe and organic market for more fun and frolics with friends. The mums...More

Thank Helen G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my walk through the CERES gardens and think it’s such a great community initiative. They also run a good variety of classes that are worth checking out 👍

Thank lisamariewillis
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This place is a real inspiration - from the plant nursery to the cafe to the grocery store. Also wandering amongst the market and community gardens is sure is inspire you to grow some edible plants at home - even a herb in a pot....More

Thank Caz M
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Great coffee, good cafe food and excellent community atmosphere- a place to meet, for kids to play and explore and get dusty and be happy. Lots of fruit and veg straight from the many gardens dotted around the place, live music drifting across the park...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

While the many school groups bring children to learn that food does grow on trees and in the dirt, I enjoy watching the water birds in the pond and seeing nature at work. I also learn a few tips from the many sustainability displays. Sometimes...More

Thank platypus150
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I had the opportunity to visit Ceres community environment park where you can purchase books, seed, planted pots, native foods. The staff were very helpful. There are many ideas that could be taken home to your own back yard. Well worth a visit.

Thank Paul E
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great coffee Great kids activities and school excursions Great ideas Can't wait to go with just adults to really enjoy everything else it has to offer - like the farmers markets!

Thank AnnieoneAnniewhere
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Ceres is a wonderful community initiative that actually works - from free-range chooks to organic spices; bike repair to home insulation, CERES has a bit of everything. The cafe is a pleasant place to stop while walking or cycling the Merri Creek Trail. There is...More

Thank zhuhai2007
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Have been wanting to visit for a long time and was not disappointed. Great food and cakes,yumm!! Enjoyed the chickens running around and bought some plants as well.Nice friendly staff.

Thank mariasI445GV
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Well set out and very hands on. The facilities are very good. Great coffee and vegetables for sale. Great for ideas on how to have an amazing vegetable garden.

Thank RosemaryMcD
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