About Us

We are a non-profit organization with charitable status providing composting and ecological gardening education to CRD residents.  Our core funding is generously provided by the CRD.  The Centre is located on the land of the Lekwungen People – specifically the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations – who are one of several within the unceded Coast Salish Territory.

Our Mission

The Victoria Compost and Conservation Education Society promotes:

front entrance in fall

  • composting
  • organic gardening
  • conservation
  • local food production
  • urban sustainability

Our Mandate

The Compost Education Centre encourages composting & conservation through :

Work Party

  • public education programs
  • demonstration site
  • telephone hotline
  • society memberships
  • volunteer program

OUR Services

We provide a wide range of services to Capital Regional District residents, including:

Visitors exploring the garden


We are open:
Wednesday to Saturday
10am – 4pm

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1216 North Park Street
Victoria BC, Canada V8T 1C9

250.386.WORM (9676)