Gardening groups in Maribyrnong

Yarraville Community Garden 

McNish Reserve, Court Street, Yarraville 


The new Yarraville Community Garden (YCG) was recently completed and is a meeting place for the local community to share their love of gardening. 


Braybrook Community Garden 

Adjacent to Skinner Reserve and Community Centre Churchill Avenue, Braybrook - See more at Maribyrnong Community Gardens 

Safer Communities and Health Promotion
Maribyrnong City Council
9688 0200 

Braybrook garden has fruit trees, large raised communal beds, a barbeque, a pizza oven, composting and a shelter with table and chairs. People are welcome to plant and work in the garden and take produce home. An extension to the garden is currently being built, it will include individual beds, shared garden areas, an outdoor kitchen and orchard. A copy of the Braybrook Community Gardens Guidelines can be found here: Braybrook Community Gardens Guidelines (Word Format) 


Maidstone Community Centre 

21 Yardley Street, Maidstone 

Wendy Vine
Maidstone Community Centre
9317 0747 

Maidstone garden has raised communal beds, a pizza oven and good access for people with disabilities. People are welcome to plant and work in the garden and take home produce. 


Maribyrnong Edible Garden (MEG) 

Hortense St Maribyrnong, on the old bowling green behind the Raleigh Rd Activity Centre 

MEG committee can be emailed on 

MEG has individual plots, for which members pay an annual fee, and shared garden areas including an outdoor kitchen, orchard and citrus grove. People are welcome to join the garden as a plot holder or social member. 


Yarraville Baptist Church 

16 High Street, Yarraville 

9314 7626 

This garden provides space for Karen and Chin refugees from the Westgate community and clients from ANNECTO to grow fresh vegetables. If you’d like to get involved, volunteers are welcome. 


Braybrook Maidstone Neighbourhood House Community Garden 

113 Melon Street, Braybrook 

Vivienne Conn
9317 5610 

This garden is for all residents of Braybrook and Maidstone. Situated behind the Braybrook and Maidstone Neighbourhood Association, it has raised, accessible shared garden beds and a sheltered area. Workshops are held regularly, please contact the neighbourhood house for details 


Anders Park 

Bound by Hansen and Exhibition Streets and Robbs Road, West Footscray 

Peter Gallagher 0400 293 620 

Anders Park has shared community herb gardens, fruit trees, native gardens, tables and chairs and plenty of space.