2016 book tour dates

Join me & have a jolly good time at one of these locations! (Updated as events are confirmed. And if you think I should come to your garden club or 'hood, email me at foggydalefarm@gmail.com and I'll do my best to make it happen!)

JUNE
Saturday 18 June: Auckland Herb Society Winter Seminar. 1pm-4.30pm. Auckland Horticulture Centre, 990 Gt. North Rd, Western Springs. I’ll be preserving with herbs & Jenny Lee Collinson will chat about unusual Asian greens. Members $5, visitors $10. Afternoon tea, raffles, plant sales. Bring cash.

Sunday 19 June: The Tree Croppers’ Small Block Sunday, Puni Hall, Pukekohe. 12-4pm. All the inspiration you need for a successful large garden or productive lifestyle block. A full line-up of speakers (including me at 2.30pm) plus plant sales, produce stalls, gardening gear & more. $5 door charge.

Wednesday 22 June: Winter Jam Sessions at Onewhero Area School, Franklin. 6pm. Join me for a fun evening of gardening advice & preserving to raise funds for the Year 10 Spirit of Adventure Voyage. Wear a wig for the Child Cancer Foundation (the sillier, the better!) Treats, tastings, book signings, spot prizes & more. Tickets are $25 from the Onewhero Area School office. Phone (09) 232 8866

JULY
Wednesday 6 July, Free event: Winter Jam Sessions at the Mangawhai Library Hall
, Moir Street, Mangawhai. From 5.30pm. Please RSVP to foggydalefarm@gmail.com for catering purposes.

Thursday 7 July, Kaipara Flats Garden Club, Warkworth. Phone 0274 809 0274 for venue details.

Wednesday 13 July, Ararimu Countrywomen’s Institute Mid-Winter Christmas, Ararimu Hall. (I’m the guest speaker.) This is my local CWI.

AUGUST
Tuesday August 9, Gisborne Country Garden Club, Gisborne. Details to follow.

Thursday August 11, Ladies Night, Mitre 10 Mega, New Plymouth.

Sunday August 14, The Winemakers Lunch for Totara Hospice, Auckland