Diego Bonetto in conversation with Zanny Begg on sustainability

Presented as part of Bundanon’s Writers Week: Dreaming with eyes open

A discussion of Bonetto’s new book Eat Weeds: A Field Guide to Foraging, hear about the harvesting and eating wild plants, and how this can help us integrate with the natural environment.


Diego Bonetto runs foraging workshops that teach participants how to engage with delicious wild food while starting conversations around belonging, sustainability, and agency. He has collaborated with chefs, herbalists, environmentalists, and cultural workers. He is also an artist passionate about using his practice to return botanical literacy to communities. Bonetto has just released a new book Eat Weeds: A Field Guide to Foraging: How to Identify, Harvest, Eat and Use Wild Plants


Bundanon Writers Week: Dreaming with eyes open

Bundanon’s 2022 Writers Festival, Dreaming with Eyes Open, offers visitors of all ages opportunities to engage with award-winning authors and illustrators. Participate in a range of activities, from fun skill-sharing to intensive workshops exploring the literary arts in all forms.

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$15 for 1 session | $50 FOR THE DAY: Add 4 or more paid Writers Week events to your cart and pay no more than $50.


Boyd Education Centre, Bundanon, 170 Riversdale Road, Illaroo.

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Dates & Times
03/09/2022 - 03/09/2022 Boyd Education Centre, Bundanon

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