Client Organisations:

Department of Education and Training Victoria

City of Greater Bendigo

Haven: Home, Safe. Sidney Myer Haven

SynergizeHub

Bendigo Sustainability Group

Bendigo Regional Food Alliance

BREAZE

Collaboration and Cooperation:

Sara has a passion for regenerative community development with particular focus on food, healthy people, healthy bio-diverse environments and outdoor learning.

She has developed and coordinated the delivery of initiatives and programs for a variety of clients within the government, not for profit and volunteer sectors. A key aspect of this work is the collaborative partnerships that are developed during the development and delivery of projects.

She has gained experience in sustainable and regenerative community engagement and development through collaboration to deliver:

Her approach to work is systematic, inclusive and receptive. She also loves an opportunity for creativity, innovation and adventure.

Read more about Sara’s work history and experience here.

Pro Bono Contributions to Community Projects 

Eaglehawk Community House garden and Eaglehawk Primary School: Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden.

Sara helped establish the kitchen garden at the Eaglehawk Community House and worked as garden coordinator for two years, she also regularly volunteered at the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen garden at Eaglehawk Primary School.

Fresh lettuce and herbs, ready to eat.
Fresh lettuce and herbs, ready to eat.

 

Bendigo Regional Food Alliance: Edible Oasis

Connect Sustainability has supported local community organisations by providing project management expertise, workshops and plants pro bono for community food growing initiatives.  Bendigo Regional Food Alliance and Connect Sustainability delivered the Autumn Refresh workshop series for the Edible Oasis Project.