Tagged: orchard


Permablitz #184 – Northcote

A sunny winter’s day spent blitzing the gnome: with grub eating, archaeological digs, earth beats and gardening galore! Orchard planting, swale digging, bee hotel construction, hot composting and more fun than you can poke a stick at


Blitz 143 in Burwood

A cold windy wintery day was not enough to dampen the spirits of the crowd of volunteers that turned up for this blitz in Burwood! Pre blitz, the design team assembled the first 6...


Blitz 134 North Coburg

After rainy days earlier in the week, the day of the permablitz was a sunny and welcoming one throughout. Most of the crew arrived for the start (10 am on a Sunday!) and got...

setting out the next bed

Blitz 114 – Flemington

Jo and Dylan live in a Victorian share house in Flemington, owned by Dylan’s mum, Anne. Since undertaking a Permaculture Design Certificate at Ceres they had established a functional permaculture garden. This included chooks,...

Welcome to number 10

Blitz 108 in Coburg at Gigi and Avi’s

There was a wonderful blitz the Sunday before last at Gigi’s and Avi’s house in Coburg.  Jo one of the designers and facilitators sends us this report: Dylan and I arrived at Gigi’s at 8:30am,...


Permablitz #29 at the Permaculture Forest

Well yesterday and today we had a huge weekend, hosting Permablitz #29, having heaps of fun with about 20 wonderful visitors, and getting a heap done. As well as having workshops on hot composting...

Permablitz Numero 15 Recap

Permablitz Numero 15 Recap

Permablitz 15 saw Linda’s wobbly and uneven brick path at the front of the house transform into two lovely circular garden beds around the back. It wasn’t due to magic but the creative work...