• Garden Micro Grant

    Another Bend microgrant project complete! A bird bath, surrounded by bird friendly plants – a great addition, particularly in this heat.

  • Micro Grant – Dinosaur Garden

    Another Bend microgrant project in progress. This area is going to be home to a community dinosaur garden, bird bath, bug hotel, native plants and herbs and veggies! We can’t wait to see the finished product.

  • Micro Grant Flower Garden

    How it started vs how it’s going! One of our microgrant recipients sent through these photos of their completed project! “Vibrant Everlasting flower pops of colour livened up the street! It was a great way to spread joy. I particularly enjoyed seeing children picking the flowers, admiring the petals and had many lovely conversations with […]

  • St Brigids Art Mural

    So chuffed to see mural on St Brigid’s Bar coming up! The Bend’s projects team supported this lovely new piece of art that is going to brighten up our neighbourhood.

    If you want to help make our neighbourhood a nicer place to be, come to our AGM and become one of the Bend crew!

  • Painting the Power Poles

    Thanks!! to everyone who helped Paint the Poles! We filled all four shifts and managed to get all 69 poles done with just 30 minutes to spare! We’ll be finishing off the icons (stencils) over the next few weeks – a playful way of wayfinding all the great businesses and features of The Bend.

    Special thanks to […]