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Visiting: Fork & Hoe Collective – Tasmania

It's a common dream - get some friends together, pool resources, buy land and grow goodness for the community. But unlike many dreamers, Fork & Ho Read More

Easy Kitchen Staples: Wholefood Vegetable Dips

A delicious vegetable dip (with home made crackers) is a hard snack to beat. Here's three super easy and awesomely tasty recipes you should make right Read More

How to make Best Ever Seed Raising Mix

Learning how to make a great seed raising mix means you are giving your seedlings an excellent head start. It also keeps costs down and is a great fun Read More

How To make a Mobile Micro Forest Garden – with Wicking Bed

Here's how we built a bunch of mobile micro forest gardens for the 107 Rooftop Garden - complete with wicking beds. Our challenge with this design was Read More

Announcing: Advanced Permaculture with David Holmgren

He's back! We're pleased to announce that David Holmgren (co-originator of Permaculture) is coming to Sydney on 3-4 June to teach an Advanced Permacul Read More

Making an Upside Down Fire – the Tasmanian Edition

I can't think of a better way to spend an evening - a rushing stream, forest all around, and a campfire. Of course. Recently we were down in Tasmania Read More

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