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Our Neighbourhood Garden Recipes

Shared afternoon teas and Solstice celebrations are a feature of our garden community. Often members request recipes for the delicious treats that are shared on these occasions.

Here are a few of the recipes. We also provide a link to the Gardeners' Gastronomy blog written by Kate from Cygnet community garden.

 Please contribute a recipe...just send it to


The life-changing crackers - a recipe from Nel

Stained-glass window cake (Bishop's cake) - a recipe from Deirdre

Apple Cake - a recipe from Elke

Beetroot, zucchini and carrot cake - a recipe from Peter as printed in the Kingborough Chronicle 11 August 2020

Blackberry cake - a recipe from Deirdre from the working bee afternoon tea February 2021

Anzacs - recipe from Deirdre added by request after August 2023 working bee