Events

Biointensive Growing

Join Jodi Roebuck, established biointensive grower, for a weekend learning the Biointensive Growing system – an organic vegetable growing method designed to maximise harvest in small spaces. This course is suitable for serious backyard growers looking to take their patch to...

Urban Forest Gardening Masterclass

Learn the art of perennial edible gardening through practice. This course offers experience in low-input, low-effort edible gardening in inner Melbourne. Learn from the successes and failures of a long-running experiment with one of it's designer/tinkerers - and seasoned forester...

Giant Vegetable Growing Competition

CERES Giant Vegetable Growing Competition will take place at next year’s CERES Harvest Festival. We will be celebrating through the growing of giant long gourds, giant pumpkins and the unique odd shapes that traditional vegetables can turn into, that make...

Propagation workshop

Facilitated by Robin and Paul Gale-Baker from Sustainable Macleod. Robin and Paul Gale-Baker are gardeners with over 50 years experience. Robin owned the first herb and cottage plant nursery in Tasmania back in the 1980s and is an expert propagator...

Permablitz #196 – Brunswick – Booked Out!

Lenka has a little family in the inner north suburbs, and she wants to reinvigorate their garden into one of earthly delights through permaculture philosophy. Lenka has always wanted a permaculture inspired garden, and believes it is important for our young ones to...

Advanced Permaculture Planning + Design Process

Have you completed a PDC but feel there is more you’d like to learn? Are you interested in design principles and ethics but are not quite sure how to integrate the processes into your thinking, designing and decision making? On...

Permaculture in Precarious Places

A 6 day workshop for permaculturalists wishing to work in challenging environments such as refugee camps, remote communities, disaster zones, low income countries and areas of conflict. The course would also be of interest to aid development workers willing to...

Cob Oven building workshop

Join us for a fun weekend in the mud & learn how to build a cob pizza oven using techniques such as: Cob Insulation Hearth Foundations ONLY 15 SPACES AVAILABLE! Workshop rough schedule Day 1 Saturday 9.30am Participants arrive in...

Great Neighbourhoods 2017

Take part in Australia’s first summit on community-led placemaking. Join leading practitioners and community advocates to share ideas and build a movement for stronger local leadership in the creation of great neighbourhoods, as we launch Round 2 of The Neighbourhood...