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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

107 Rooftop SkyGardening Day: May 2nd

Rightio then. Who wants to come and get their hands dirty and help out at the 107 Rooftop Garden? Saturday May 2nd marks the beginning of our monthly Read More

Happy Fish, Happy Harvest: Matt’s Aquaponics Adventures

What do you get when you cross a sustainable fisheries bloke with a Permaculture Design Course? An Aquaponics system enthusiast, advocate and entrepre Read More

Curing Olives: Basic Brine + Salt Methods

Tis the season to brine olives! Or salt them, if you prefer. Whether you've grown them yourself or foraged them from bird-sown trees, it's late Autu Read More

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