Community Gardens


Community gardens are places where people come together to grow food, foster good health and green urban environments, support life long learning and cultivate vibrant communities. Find your nearest garden and get your hands dirty!

Community Garden Site Address
Sandhills Newcastle East Community GardenCarriageway Sheds Foreshore Park, Wharf Road, Newcastle
Silsoe Street Mayfield Community GardenSilsoe Street, Mayfield
Connolly Park Carrington Community Garden40 Thornton Street, Carrington
Stockton Community Garden102 Fullerton Street, Stockton
Laneway Park Adamstown Community Garden30 Moira Street, Adamstown
Islington Park Community Garden52 Phoebe Street, Islington
Mitchell Park (Townsend Oval) Merewether Community GardenMitchell Park Compound, Berner Street, Merewether
Tighes Hill Community GardenGeorge Street, Gross Reserve
Wallsend Park Community Garden (Wallsend Heritage Group)Cowper Street, Wallsend Park & Cricket Ground
March Street Kotara Community GardenMarch Street, Kotara
Darby Street Newcastle Community GardenDarby Street, Newcastle
Perkins Street Community Garden37 Perkins Street, The Hill

Establishing a new Community Garden

At the moment, City of Newcastle is not onboarding new community garden groups. We are developing a process to support existing groups to ensure we can service their needs in a fair and equitable way. Once this is achieved we will develop a way to introduce new community garden groups.

To stay up to date please keep visiting this page. 

Community Gardens Australia

To keep up to date on all things community gardens across Australia please visit Community Gardens Australia website.