Bonnymuir Green Community Trust

Old Bowling Green
Bonnymuir Place
ABERDEEN
AB15 5NQ
United Kingdom

Intro

Our Vision is to create an urban community-led green space and social hub. Originally a walled garden of an old house, then a bowling green, Bonnymuir Green is now a thriving community garden and cafe. We provide social, educational, wellbeing and gardening activities for all to enjoy.
How big is the garden
4,000 m²
In which year did the garden start?
21-09-2018
How many people are usually attending the urban garden?
4000 per year
The land on which the garden is located is...
Other (Specify)
Owned by the Trust on behalf of the community
How the urban garden is organised
Collective plots
Who can make use of the urban garden
Anyone at any time
What category(ies) do the users of the urban garden fall into?
General public
Families
Older people/ Third Age
Parent/carer and toddler groups
School or college groups
Volunteers
Do you run any training in your garden?
No
Please tick any of the listed facilities that are available at the urban garden.
Cafe
Picnic Area
Indoors community space
Outdoors community space
Toilets
Recycling/composting
Tool-shed
Pond(s)
Wildlife area
Growing space
Kitchen/cooking facilities
Classroom/training space
Drinking Water
Electricity
What are the main activities realized in the urban garden?
Amenity for local community
Community development
Food growing
Healthy living
Social space
Spiritual well being
Visitor attraction
Wildlife garden/Conservation
Access conditions/facilities
Public Transport
Accessible with wheelchair
Please select what public transport is available
Bus
Save land from development
Grow your own food
Reclaim a community space
ncrease community resilience