Category: News

Free growing medium / wicking bed ballast

Bill has half a trailer full of red scoria that is leftover from some bathtub wicking bed construction, and he’s wondering if anyone would want it? It’s already in the trailer so he can deliver it anywhere in Reservoir...

Wicking beds to give away!

Janette has 7 apple crates that she has set up as wicking beds, and she wants to pass on to other people. She has found it hard to stop them leaking, however someone else may be able...

Permabee in Altona Meadows

On Sunday 31st May, participants from Hobsons Bay’s My Smart Garden program met at Anne and Lily’s house in Altona Meadows to blitz it – permaculture style! We pruned, sheet mulched to control grass,...

New team member wanted!

We currently have an opening within the Permablitz Collective for an Internal Coordinator. Basically this is the position that makes blitzes happen! You will manage communication between hosts and designers to set up blitzes...

It’s competition time!

It’s competition time!

Thanks to the generosity of Permablitz Designer Guild member Terry, we have a copy of the book “Practical Self Sufficiency – an Australian guide to sustainable living” to give away. To win, just send...

Bending the 3 Blitz Rule

In the Get Blitzed section, we say you need to participate in three permablitzes before you qualify to host your own. Sometimes three is a lot. To keep blitzes happening, we are bending the rules a...

Permablitz Timelapse

View below to watch a fabulous timelapse of the Permablitz 157 in Northcote. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IagFEwJJ0JY

Permablitz picnic/pruning party

The grey skies disappeared and the sun shone down on the West Brunswick Food Forest just in time for our Saturday afternoon picnic. The picnic was a chance for Permablitz peeps to meet or...