Category: News

Excellent article by Michael Pollan

Check out this article from April 20 by Michael Pollan in the New York Times Magazine .  Here’s a snippet: “But the act I want to talk about is growing some — even just...

Bundaberg Permablitz #1

A Bundaberg group named Sustainabundy held its first-ever permablitz on April 13.  Check out a report of the day and photos here, as well as the site design, a bunch of handy permaculture resources...

Backyard answer to energy crisis

Several of us blitzers are currently in Sydney for APC9, the 9th Australian Permaculture Convergence.  We gave a well received talk today and have been inspired by brilliant stories from many of the permaculture...

Calling Greater Dandenong

Calling Greater Dandenong

With support from various local groups, a localised Permablitz group will soon be starting in Greater Dandenong (while continuing with larger permablitz action of course).  This project will be kicking off in April, and...

Permablitz Introduction to Permaculture Course # 2

Permablitz Introduction to Permaculture Course # 2

Thanks to about 8 facilitators/helpers and 22 students for a wonderful course the weekend of February 23-24.  Port Philip Ecocentre was a great venue with a Sunday morning visit to vege out.  Here's a...

Permablitz Intro to Permaculture Course #2

Permablitz Intro to Permaculture Course #2

[UPDATE 2/2/2008: The Feb 23-24 course is now fully booked.  Sorry to those that who missed out.  We're running another one March 29-30, however, so stay tuned. 🙂 ]

Organic action ... Permablitz gets to work on a suburban backyard.

Permablitz and friends media blitz

A great article by Michael Green about permablitzes was picked up by the Fairfax press this week (The Age, SMH and Brisbane Times). And lots of enquiries about permablitzes have been hitting the inbox!