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Australia: Gardening guru Costa Georgiadis opens Woolgoolga Regional Community Gardens

Costa Georgidis crashed the kids planting session and made learning fun at the Woolgoolga community garden open day.

By Rachel Vercoe
Off Coast Advocate
Aug 31, 2017

Excerpt:

“Community gardens are not just about gardening, they’re about the accessibility where people can come and communicate. As we head towards mental health week, these are some of the best facilities we can have in a community where we can encourage preventative medicine,” Costa Georgiadis said.

“Studies show there are not just therapeutic benefit but scientific benefits to easing stress and anxiety by bringing people together.

“These kind of facilities are non intimidating, you don’t have to be a gardener to be here.

“When you start to eat fresh there is no substitute and when you start to grow your own and see what you can do it’s really exciting.

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