Moongate Update

Moongate Update

We wish to express whole-hearted gratitude to Tony Critchley, our volunteer project manager from #southbunburyrotary & our sponsors Piacentini & Son for their generosity & dedication in bringing to life the beautiful Moongate design by Nicole Mickle...
Hope, Harmony and Community

Hope, Harmony and Community

Bunbury Garden Labyrinth was created over a five-­‐year period, inspired initially by intimate conversations on how we truly transform ourselves, each other & our communities from places of despair & loss, to places of wholeness and healing. A small group of...
Art Auction Fundraiser

Art Auction Fundraiser

As part of a major fundraising effort,  the  Bunbury  Garden Labyrinth committee received many donations and contributions of works from acclaimed local & international artists, which were auctioned by John Cook of WA ART AUCTIONS on Saturday 6th October at Maker...
Chef’s Long Table Charity Lunch

Chef’s Long Table Charity Lunch

We were successfully awarded major recipient status for this annual charity event, which is always held on the last weekend of February. This involved a lengthy submission process, which was brilliant in helping us clarify & distill our objectives. In addition,...
Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Over this last year, we have continued to mark up the exact site in the Queens Garden precinct, for the community to access on Market Days & for special events. Of particular note has been World Labyrinth Day on the 5th May; the inaugural ‘Art of Life’ event held...
Temporary Community Markups

Temporary Community Markups

Over the last year, we have been asked to create several labyrinths on site for various events. Of particular note was: the South West Compassionate Communities Network, where we created a labyrinth contemplation space for the inaugural mini Death Fest, held at BREC,...
Labyrinth Update

Labyrinth Update

We have broken the construction of the labyrinth garden into 3 phases; & are very excited to report that we now have sufficient funds to commence Phase 1 in 2019. Negotiations with our local Project Manager regarding a timeline are imminent. Phase 1 will see the...
Why a Labyrinth?

Why a Labyrinth?

The Labyrinth is an ancient imprint found in many traditions in various forms around the world. It has been used through the ages as a way of accessing your intuition and wisdom, beyond your conscious mind. There is only one path in/out so you cannot get lost (unlike...
Greenspaces and Health

Greenspaces and Health

“The garden is one of the two great metaphors for humanity. The garden is about life and beauty and the impermanence of all living things.” ― Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Evidence-based research conducted over many years in Toronto,...
Growing Hope

Growing Hope

“Hope is the vital factor that keeps individuals and communities going and growing. It is the essential ingredient that fuels our lives and creates a positive future. “ (Dr Loretta do Rozario) Dr do Rozario, our Patron at Projects of Heart & Soul WA,Inc has spent...