Private Workshops

  • Would you like nutritious, pesticide-free herbs, salad spinach mustard greens and edible flowers available to use daily in your kitchen?

  • Do you need some help to get started on planning and preparing your own kitchen garden at home?

  • Do you need guidance on identifying and choosing from the 80+ varieties of edible herbs, greens and flowers Basilea has available?

Join Sarah Heath, Basilea's Owner and Grower for a one hour private visit to the farm and mini herb growing workshop,  where she can help you to plan and set up your very own kitchen garden. Or she can provided advice and guidance to advanced growers and answer specific plant or growing problems.

Sarah has a wealth of knowledge about growing and using culinary herbs and can help you identify and choose a selection of seedlings suitable for your home garden from a range of over 80 herbs, greens and edible flowers available.

Enjoy a tour of the farm, while you drink tea made from freshly picked herbs.

$55 per person per hour

Includes morning tea for three or more people.

Maximum of eight people.

Best days for appointments are Tuesdays and Friday mornings, however other times can also be arranged.

Basilea is a wholesale plant farm due to the residential location, so visitors are welcome on Farm Open Days and via appointment only.

Public Workshops & Talks


Basilea Farm also runs herb workshops regularly, for beginners and advanced home growers, and Sarah regularly speaks at Queensland Herb Society and other gardening events around Brisbane.

Each Workshop and talk covers different topics, including:

  • How to set up your own herb garden

  • What herbs, greens and edible flowers are in season

  • How to use lesser known herbs, greens and edible flowers

  • What is the secret to growing coriander at home?

  • How do you manage kitchen garden pests organically in sub-tropical Queensland?

Follow Basilea on Facebook and keep an eye on Facebook events for upcoming event dates.

Do you have an event you would like Sarah to speak at? Contact Us now for a speaker kit.