Composting and worm farms

Learn how to set up compost and worm farm systems and reduce your landfill waste by up to 50 percent. See how an organic recycling system works and pick up some invaluable troubleshooting tips.

These sessions are sure to book out fast, so get in quick to book your seat. Presented by EnviroCom Australia as part of Sunshine Coast Council’s Waste 2 Resource program.

Location Date and Time Registration 
Coolum Monday 31 May, 10.00–11.30am
Beerwah Community Hall Tuesday 1 June, 10.00–11.30am
Kawana Friday 4 June, 10.00–11.30am
Nambour Monday 14 June, 10.00–11.30am Register
Caloundra Wednesday 16 June, 10.00–11.30am Register
Maroochydore Friday 18 June, 10.00–11.30am Register

Free. Registration essential.

COVID-19 event information 
• Under Queensland Government restrictions, customers must provide their contact details to library staff when entering the library.
• Customers are required to act on the advice of library staff, observe social distancing and practice good hygiene.
• Customers must be in good health prior to attending the session. If you feel unwell, cancel your registration and do not attend the event.
More information on COVID-19 in Libraries.

Discover more about composting and worm farms

Basic Guide to Worm Farming | Whitehorse City Council

Join in the World Environment Day Festival 2021 Program. The festival will be run over the month of June 2021 with a program of small, bespoke events run across the region in partnership with environment groups, artists, musicians and Sunshine Coast Council. 

Libraries members have borrowed combined composting and worm farming titles 5,539 times! Time to break out the Bokashi bin and dig into these top titles. 


Start on the green path with these composting eBooks:

To get started download the ePlatform by Wheelers and Libby apps. Select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and passwords. 


Warm to worm farming with these eMagazines:

  • ABC Organic Gardener 
  • EcoBalance
  • Wellbeing Organic Garden
  • Mother Earth News
  • The Gardener
  • Sustainable and Waterwise Gardens

Get started using free eMagazines online or download the Libby app. Select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and password.


Listen on the go with these worm farm and composting podcasts:

Search for these free podcast titles and more in your preferred podcast provider.

How to make great compost: DIY Garden Projects | Gardening Australia

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