We acknowledge the traditional owners and sovereign custodians of the land on which Collingwood Yards is situated, the Wurundjeri people of the Woiwurrung language group. We extend our respect to their Ancestors and all First Peoples and Elders past, present, and future.

Collingwood Yards
Spontaneous Plants of Collingwood Dérive

Sun 28 February, 6:00—8:00pm
Accessible Toilet

Soft Meadow Collective invite you to come on a spontaneous plant dérive.

With a focus on the unique plant life that flourishes in novel ecosystems such as abandoned or overgrown lots, the Soft Meadow Collective invites discussion on urban biodiversity, pollination pathways and mitigating climate change in the city. Attendees will be taken on a walk around the backstreets of Collingwood and will each receive a unique map and zine along with access to the collective’s pop up library.


35 Johnston Street
Collingwood Yards
Collingwood, 3066


At level, no-step, access to the courtyard is via entrance 35A Johnston Street and 30A Perry Street. Both paths have sections with even cobblestone paving . You can also gain access to the courtyard from entrances 35B and 35C Johnston Street and 30B Perry Street via the taking the Perry Street Lift to Level UG. Best paths of access are marked on this map.

The central shaded portion of the courtyard is a gravel surface. The surrounding area is paved and wheelchair accessible, however shade and cover is limited.

The closest accessible toilets can be found off the service corridor inside Level UG of the Perry Street Building. These toilets are fitted with grab rails.



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