Workshop Description

Butterflies are a beautiful addition to any garden and there are many things you can do to attract more butterflies to visit you and maybe even set up residency in your garden.

This workshop will introduce you to the wonderful world of butterflies, their role in nature as pollinators and as an important player in nature’s food web. This is all in addition to the splash of colour, movement and beauty they bring to a garden.  Learn about what butterflies need and how to add these elements to your garden to invite them in.

Workshop Duration

  • Up to 1 ½ hours including Q&A time

What Participants Will Learn

  • The role Butterflies play in nature
  • How to add features to your garden than will bring butterflies in

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to Butterflies
  • Why encouragingly butterflies in important
  • Lifecycle
  • Introducing some local butterfly hero’s
  • Impacts of chemical use in the garden
  • How to attract more butterflies to your garden

What is Provided by SGA

  • Presenter who will bring the presentation on a USB stick on the day
  • Class notes will be emailed for printing and handing out at the class
  • Optional extras

What is Provided by You

  • A suitable venue and set up for the class
  • Laptop / projector and screen for the presentation
  • Copies of notes and handouts for the class
  • Catering if desired

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