Category: News

Bellingen Rocks the Blitzes!

Bellingen Rocks the Blitzes!

Joe Walker from Bellingen writes: Nell Haydon hosted Bellingen’s (Mid North Coast NSW) permablitz #2 on Sunday 30th August. Nell has been teaching a weekly vegetarian cooking class for facilitators and eco-team members of...

ACT’s first blitz!

ACT’s first blitz!

Sunday, 26 July, 10:00am-4:00pm Help Riccardo and Sharyn create a food forest in their front yard! Lots to do and learn: Plant fruit trees, veggies, herbs, blue berries and bushfoods, learn about espaliering fruit...

before and after

New website

Welcome to the new look Permablitz Melbourne website.  It’s not just a new look, it’s got a bit of new content too.  We’ve got an extended list of regional permablitz groups, we’ve rejigged the...

Urban Design Patterns in Melbourne

There have been almost 70 permablitzes in and around Melbourne, and many of us have been performing permaculture designs professionally too in parallel.   So what are some of the common good ideas and recurring...

Paul and Claire in the garden

Fruit and VEG in Altona (Paul in The Age)

Our Paul from the permablitz network and Very Edible Gardens and his partner Claire were featured in a full colour article in The Age today: "It’s a typical suburban backyard – about 70 square...

Rebuilding After the Fires

Rebuilding After the Fires

An upcoming Bushfire Resistant Design Forum with Permaculture co-orginator David Holmgren and ASPO Australia’s Ian Dunlop

Saturday 21 March 12-5pm at Eltham College

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Very Edible Gardens

On February 20th Very Edible Gardens (or VEG) was launched – a collaborative project between four keen Melbourne permablitzers. VEG is focused on helping Melbourne’s transition towards sustainability, which includes edibility, and hence more...