Workshops

To reserve your seat at one of our upcoming workshops, please click on the "Events" page under "Products." 

If your hometown isn't on our schedule, please connect with us to let us know your interest! 

Urban Kulture offers two workshops: Fungal Wizardry 101 and the intermediate Mushroom to Mushroom.

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Cost: $49 AUD
Locations in February, March 2019: Melbourne, Tasmania

Beginner Workshop

Join Urban Kulture on our never-ending tour of Australia to bring you a wonderful presentation and hands-on skill development in gourmet mushroom cultivation! Learn  how to grow your own Oyster, Shiitake, Pioppino, Lions Mane, Reishi and many other varieties of mushrooms as we take you through the final stages of mushroom cultivation. We focus on using urbanly available waste products during this fun and friendly event.

Our workshop covers the production of mushrooms from grain spawn, using non-sterile techniques. You will learn the steps involved to produce mushrooms from grain spawn by creating fruiting bags utilising various substrates. We will teach you to create your own fruiting blocks using five different urbanly available substrates: cardboard, paper pellets, hardwood pellets, spent coffee grounds and straw.

INCLUDED IN THE TICKET PRICE:

- Presentation on mushrooms including the life cycle, cultivation cycle, growing conditions, substrate creation and how to care for your mushrooms. 

- Course materials available to you for simple repetition of the work we do on the day. 

- Oyster mushroom fruiting kit that will give you your first crops of delicious oyster mushrooms within weeks of doing the workshop. (VALUE: $25)

- Lifetime membership to the 'Fungal Wizardry 101’ group on Facebook for ongoing support and education in your mushroom cultivation journey (VALUE: PRICELESS!) 

Urban Kulture is touring around the country with this beginners workshop and will be in town for one day only. This is easily the best value mushroom cultivation workshop in Australia so don't miss out!

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Cost: $99 AUD
Locations in February and March 2019: Melbourne, Tasmania

Join Urban Kulture on our never-ending tour of Australia to bring you a wonderful presentation and hands-on skill development in gourmet mushroom cultivation! Learn step-by-step the art of mushroom cultivation as you grow your own oyster mushrooms. We focus on using urbanly available waste products during this fun and friendly event.

Mushrooms are great for growing in small spaces, so it doesn't matter if you live in an apartment, a house or on a farm. You can still grown your own delicious gourmet mushrooms at home!

Our workshop covers the production of mushrooms using non-sterile techniques. You will learn all about the steps involved in mushroom production, from making cultures to creating spawn and fruiting substrates. We will teach you to create your own cultures using nothing but the leftover stems from fresh mushrooms, as well as how to make mushroom spawn from recycled paper pellets and fruiting blocks using five different urbanly available substrates: cardboard, paper pellets, hardwood pellets, spent coffee grounds and straw.

INCLUDED IN THE TICKET PRICE:

  • Presentation on mushrooms including the life cycle,  cultivation cycle, growing conditions, substrate creation and how to care for your mushrooms  

  • Course materials emailed to you for simple repetition of the work we do on the day

  • 1 bag of low-tech oyster mushroom spawn capable of being expanded to make up to 10 fruiting kits. (VALUE: $30)

  • 2 oyster mushroom fruiting kits that will give you your first crops of delicious 'shrooms within weeks of doing the workshop. (VALUE: $50)

  • Lifetime membership to the 'Urban Kulture's School of Fungal Wizardry' group on Facebook for ongoing support and education in your mushroom cultivation journey (VALUE: PRICELESS!)

Urban Kulture is touring around the country with this intermediate workshop and will be in town for one day only.  This is easily the best value mushroom cultivation workshop in Australia, so don't miss out!