Category: News

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!

Sydney’s First Permablitz

PERMABLITZ COMES TO SYDNEY A week of rain on either side cleared to make way for a beautiful sunny November Sunday, and Sydney’s first ever permablitz! The backyard of 87 Wigram Rd in Glebe...

First NZ Permablitz a Success!

First NZ Permablitz a Success!

Drizzly rain for the first hour didn’t dampen the enthusiasm or spirits of the 18 Adults and 8 children who gathered on Sunday November 4th 2007 to participate in NZ’s very first Permablitz held...

World First! Three Simultaneous Permablitzes Spanning Two Countries!

World First! Three Simultaneous Permablitzes Spanning Two Countries!

This Sunday November 4th not only will Melbourne’s 35th permablitz unfold, and up the coast not only will Sydney’s very first permablitz unfold, but across the Tasman New Zealand’s very first permablitz will unfold!  All three permablitzes...

Food shortages coming, and how to stop them

Food shortages coming, and how to stop them

"We talk about oil shocks, but we go on assuming that the supermarket shelves will be loaded." — John Anderson, former Deputy Prime Minister. Here's three articles on the food crisis and how home gardening might be of help. 

Course a success and vote of support from Geoff Lawton

Course a success and vote of support from Geoff Lawton

Latest news here at Permablitz is that in addition to a whole stack of blitzes in the pipeline with designs being laid down as we speak, the first Permablitz Introduction to Permaculture went great...

Permablitz Introduction to Permaculture Course

Permablitz Introduction to Permaculture Course

Due to interest and demand from permablitz participants, we're running a two-day introduction to permaculture course on the weekend of September 22nd and 23rd. The venue is CERES in Melbourne's Brunswick East and the...

SUS Fest 2007

SUS Fest 2007

SUS Fest 2007 is a slow & progressive sustainable culture festival in the Otways. Starting in August, with a full two weeks of events & activities, extends to November 2007. Events include: *** Diversity...

Permablitz Numero Deis-y-Ocho April 29 2007 – A Description of the Day from host Michelle

Permablitz Numero Deis-y-Ocho April 29 2007 – A Description of the Day from host Michelle

Eight hardworking permablitzers, and a dog called Jessie, ventured into Windsor on a rainy Sunday to help us blitz our courtyard. They brought a bunch of goodies including Tamara’s big tins of saved dill...

Permablitz Materials Donation!

Permablitz Materials Donation!

Permablitz has received an amazing donation of the following items available free of charge for upcoming & past blitzee's: *Loads of organic Vermicast (worm castings). *Dozens of the worm farm boxes (can be used...