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CERES Community Environment Park

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Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Brunch and walk around

Lovely food, great friendly service with an interesting menu and freshly baked cakes on offer Push... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Epping, Australia
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Sanctuary Outside the City

Have a walk around the community gardens. Look at the chickens (chooks if you want to speak... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Nicholas F
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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...more
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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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All reviews merri creek for sale great food farmers markets great place to visit free range chooks plant nursery school groups grocery store bit of everything cafe chickens plants environment repair ideas bike
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, great friendly service with an interesting menu and freshly baked cakes on offer Push Bike repairs and workshop on site this Sunday the 7th of October when we went Lovely trail along metro creek too Interesting wares on sale from around the world...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Have a walk around the community gardens. Look at the chickens (chooks if you want to speak 'stralian). Get a coffee or have some lunch.

Thank Nicholas F
Reviewed 7 June 2018

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

1  Thank Helen G
Reviewed 30 May 2018 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 👍

2  Thank lisamariewillis
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
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

Thank onebun2017
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
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
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
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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