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Veggie Barter  

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Monthly Trade Meets

October Barter & Trade Meet

13th October 2018 at 10:30am

16 lemongrove rd, Penrith NSW


Come along to our monthly Hawkesbury Veggie Barter Trade Meet and trade your home grown and raised produce, livestock, baked goods etc... This month our lovely member Bekah is hosting a special spooky themed Trade Meet


Our trade meet will operate as normal but feel free to have some fun and set your trade table in a spooky theme or even come dressed up!


Bring along your homemade and/or Home grown goodies to trade with others. Utilising a barter economy, this is a cashless market where participants barter & trade items with one another. No money changes hands.

All items must be either homemade or home grown. No store bought items are allowed. Examples of approved trade items are as follows-

Veggies
Fruit
Nuts
Herbs
Honey
Eggs
Preserves/preserving jars/Preserving equipment
Hunted/Caught meat (venison, seafood, pig, rabbit etc)
Home grown livestock
Baked goods
Beeswax wraps
Seedlings
Seeds
Homemade jewellery
Homemade clothing
Woven baskets
Homemade beauty/herbal/cleaning products
Homemade household items
Manure
Gardening equipment
Worms
Worm farms
Composting items

PLEASE NOTE we do not allow-
Decorative/ornamental plants
Store bought produce
Sale of goods for money

PARKING- Parking is available onsite

TABLE & CHAIR- Bring along a table or picnic blanket to display your trade items on and a chair to sit on.

EVENT TIMETABLE (check back for updates).
•10:00 Arrive and setup for those wishing to trade
•10:30 Trading is open
• 11:00 Basket Weaving Demonstration
•11:30 Spoon Carving Demonstration
• 12:00 Winter Essential oils remedies demonstration
• 12:30 Kids seed planting activity
• 01:00 Cold Buster Salve Demonstration
• 03:00 Conclusion of Event

GOLD COIN DONATION BBQ- Enjoy a delicious sausage sizzle to warm up your tummy

RESPECTFUL BARTERING- Please be respectful when bartering with each other. If you are not happy with a trade on offer, politely decline and each party respect the decision and move on.

SAFETY OF PERSONAL EFFECTS- Do not leave personal items unattended. Sadly we have had items go missing at previous Trade Meets. Please secure your items at all times. While all care is taken, Hawkesbury Veggie Barter and The Secret Garden do not take any responsibility for goods you bring to this event

NO SALE OF GOODS- We are a Barter & Trade only group, no sales of goods is permitted at our event.

FAMILY FRIENDLY- We are a family orientated group and children are most welcome. Children must be supervised at all times by an adult. While all care is taken Hawkesbury Veggie Barter and The Secret Garden take no responsibility for your children's actions.

TERMS & CONDITIONS- Hawkesbury Veggie Barter does not profit from any Bartering and Trading of your goods. Your trade deals and consumption of food products acquired during your trades is solely your responsibility. Hawkesbury Veggie Barter is not liable in anyway for any outcomes that may arise from your trading or consumption of food products acquired from your trading. By attending and trading on the day, you agree to these terms and conditions.

HAVE FUN- Have a great time and enjoy all the fun and excitement of trading your goodies with each other, meeting new like minded people and taking home your new lot of awesome traded goodies 😊

Kiddies, friends & family members are most welcome.

November Barter & Trade Meet & Christmas Gift Trade & Visit from Costa Georgiadis

25th November 2018 10:30am

HVB Permaculture Community Garden

Buttsworth Lane, Wilberforce 2756


Come along to our monthly Hawkesbury Veggie Barter Trade Meet and trade your home grown and raised produce, livestock, baked goods etc...

We have a special visitor coming! Costa Georgiadis from Gardening Australia is coming to turn our first shovel of soil in our community garden!

This month we are also including a homemade Christmas gift trade. If you make awesome homemade items that would make a great Christmas gift, bring them along to trade. Nothing beats a homemade gift and you could save yourself a trip to the shops, keep your money in your pocket and surprise a loved one with a fabulous unique gift

Approved trade items for our trade meet are-

Veggies
Fruit
Nuts
Herbs
Honey
Eggs
Preserves/preserving jars/preserving pot
Hunted/Caught meat (venison, seafood, pig, rabbit etc)
Home grown livestock
Baked goods
Home made cleaning products
Homemade beauty/bathroom products
Homemade household/garden items
Beeswax wraps
Homemade clothing
Homemade jewelry
Seedlings
Seeds
Manure
Gardening equipment
Worms
Worm farms
Composting items
Labour/butchering/relating services

Please note we do not allow-
Decorative/ornamental plants
Store bought produce
Sale of goods for money

WASTE FREE EVENT- It’s a good idea to bring along reusable bags, containers and coffee cups to our event in order to collect your trades items, grab a cup of tea/coffee and prevent the use of single use plastic

PARKING- Entry to our garden is via Buttsworth Lane, Wilberforce. Please enter through the double gates and close the gate behind you. Don’t lock the paddock just close the gate. Turn right and follow the signs to the disabled parking section. You can park on the grass behind the toilet block.

TABLE & CHAIR- Please bring a table or picnic blanket to display your trade items in and a chair to sit on. A marquee or umbrella for shade is a good idea if you have one.

ARRIVAL & BARTERING TIMES-
•10:30am Arrive and setup
•11:15am Walk around and view items on offer for potential trade
•11:40am Barter and trading begins
•1:30pm Conclusion of event

DONATION BBQ- Our donation bbq will be running to help raise funds to build our education hut in our community garden

RESPECTFUL BARTERING- Please be respectful when bartering with each other. If you are not happy with a trade on offer, politely decline and each party respect the decision and move on.

SAFETY OF PERSONAL EFFECTS- Do not leave personal items unattended. Sadly we have had items go missing at previous Trade Meets. Please secure your items at all times. While all care is taken, Hawkesbury Veggie Barter does not take any responsibility for goods you bring to our Trade Meet.

NO SALE OF GOODS- We are a Barter & Trade only group, no sales of goods is permitted at our event.

FAMILY FRIENDLY- We are a family orientated group and children are most welcome. Children must be supervised at all times by an adult. Please ensure you know where your child is at all times. While all care is taken Hawkesbury Veggie Barter takes no responsibility for your children's actions.

TERMS & CONDITIONS- Hawkesbury Veggie Barter does not profit from any Bartering and Trading of your goods. Your trade deals and consumption of food products acquired during your trades is solely your responsibility. Hawkesbury Veggie Barter is not liable in anyway for any outcomes that may arise from your trading or consumption of food products acquired from your trading. By attending and trading on the day, you agree to these terms and conditions.

HAVE FUN- Have a great time and enjoy all the fun and excitement of trading your goodies with each other, meeting new like minded people and taking home your new lot of awesome traded goodies 😊


Kiddies, friends & family members are most welcome.

December Barter & Trade Meet & Christmas Party

December 16th 2018 5:00pm

HVB Permaculture Community Garden

Buttsworth Lane, Wilberforce NSW


Party will be held in The Shearing Shed of The Australiana Pioneer Village


Come along to our monthly Hawkesbury Veggie Barter Trade Meet and trade your home grown and raised produce, livestock, baked goods etc... This month our lovely member Deb Cooper is hosting our trade meet.
If you have nothing to trade but want to celebrate our Christmas party with us you are most welcome to join us for a fun night!

To celebrate the fabulous year our group has had we are putting on a free bbq dinner for us all. Please BYO drinks, cups and your own re usable plates and cutlery so we don’t need to use single use plastic stuff. (A small amount of alcohol is permitted for personal consumption within reason, anyone looking like they have had too much will unfortunately be asked to leave as there will be children present).


Approved trade items for our trade meet are-

Veggies
Fruit
Nuts
Herbs
Honey
Eggs
Preserves/preserving jars/preserving pots
Hunted/Caught meat (venison, seafood, pig, rabbit etc)
Home grown livestock
Baked goods
Home made cleaning products
Homemade beauty/bathroom products
Homemade household/garden items
Beeswax wraps
Homemade clothing
Homemade jewelry
Seedlings
Seeds
Manure
Gardening equipment
Worms
Worm farms
Composting items
Labour/butchering/relating services

Please note we do not allow-
Decorative/ornamental plants
Store bought produce
Sale of goods for money

WASTE FREE EVENT- It’s a good idea to bring along reusable bags, containers and coffee cups to our event in order to collect your trades items, grab a cup of tea/coffee and prevent the use of single use plastic

PARKING- Entry to our garden is via Buttsworth Lane, Wilberforce. Please enter through the double gates and close the gate behind you. Don’t lock the paddock just close the gate. Turn right and follow the signs to the disabled parking section. You can park on the grass behind the toilet block.

TABLE & CHAIR- Please bring a table or picnic blanket to display your trade items in and a chair to sit on

ARRIVAL & BARTERING TIMES-
•5pm Arrive and setup
•5:30pm Walk around and view items on offer for potential trade
•6pm Barter and trading begins

  • 6:30pm BBQ Dinner
  • 8pm Conclusion of event


RESPECTFUL BARTERING- Please be respectful when bartering with each other. If you are not happy with a trade on offer, politely decline and each party respect the decision and move on.

SAFETY OF PERSONAL EFFECTS- Do not leave personal items unattended. Sadly we have had items go missing at previous Trade Meets. Please secure your items at all times. While all care is taken, Hawkesbury Veggie Barter does not take any responsibility for goods you bring to our Trade Meet.

NO SALE OF GOODS- We are a Barter & Trade only group, no sales of goods is permitted at our event.

FAMILY FRIENDLY- We are a family orientated group and children are most welcome. Children must be supervised at all times by an adult. Please ensure you know where your child is at all times. While all care is taken Hawkesbury Veggie Barter takes no responsibility for your children's actions.

TERMS & CONDITIONS- Hawkesbury Veggie Barter does not profit from any Bartering and Trading of your goods. Your trade deals and consumption of food products acquired during your trades is solely your responsibility. Hawkesbury Veggie Barter is not liable in anyway for any outcomes that may arise from your trading or consumption of food products acquired from your trading. By attending and trading on the day, you agree to these terms and conditions.

HAVE FUN- Have a great time and enjoy all the fun and excitement of trading your goodies with each other, meeting new like minded people and taking home your new lot of awesome traded goodies 😊


Kiddies, friends & family members are most welcome.