The Perma Pixie free ‘Intro to Foraging’ livestream, Friday 27 March 2pm

Want to see more local and inspiring free gardening live videos? Catch permaculture educator, herbal and medicinal plant expert and local Darebin resident, The Perma Pixie with an Introduction to Foraging free livestream today! Take something into your own hands by learning about the edible wild food and Medicine around you. To view please visit The Perma Pixie FB page and follow, … Read More

Kat Lavers gardening livestream videos starting Friday 27 March 11am

Local gardening legend Kat Lavers is offering free gardening Q&A on Fridays at 11am, with the first one starting this Friday 27 March 2020 on the topic of ‘gardening in hard times’. In the midst of a pandemic and with a recession looming, many of us are starting food gardens for the first time or looking to ramp up production. … Read More

Pip Australian Permaculture Magazine

Pip is the magazine for the Australian permaculture community. It is the place for people and groups to connect and share ideas, knowledge and experience, and stay in touch with what is happening around Australia. Access the on-line version of the magazine here.

What is Permaculture?

Permaculture is a holistic design system that emulates systems that exist in Nature to create sustainable human settlements and food production systems which integrate harmoniously with the natural environment. It was co-founded by Australian ecologists Bill Mollison and David Holmgren, in the 1970′s. The word “Permaculture” is a contraction of “permanent agriculture” or “permanent culture.” Permaculture is a movement concerned … Read More