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I’ve only just recently discovered the amazing community garden on Smith Street in Woolston. It’s huge and I can tell there are a lot of people putting in many hours there. I only became aware of the garden after the wonderful artworks went onto the fence beside the garden (the fence art was by Girl Guiding New Zealand).

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According to the sign at the garden, allotments are available for community groups.

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Jealous much? The cake was delicious! So I got to combine two of my favourite things today, eating cake and wandering around a garden centre. It was mission central in the garden today – pulling out the winter weeds and planting bulbs and seeds for the summer. So a quick stop at the local garden centre (Portstone in Woolston) was required, and well, seriously, who could pass up the chance to enjoy their carrot cake? I didn’t eat it all though hence the two forks!

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