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baby cos lettuce and ruby chard
are this weeks greens for veg boxes
baby cos lettuce and ruby chard
are this weeks greens for veg boxes

Permaculture in the Goldfields

Discover a framework for sustainable living, starting in your own home & backyard this summer, with permaculture farmer/teacher Alanna Moore (3 Diplomas of Permaculture).

*** ‘At Home with Permaculture’

Saturday January 17th, 2pm

A talk by Alanna Moore, including film excerpt with Bill Mollison

Venue: Castlemaine Community House, Lyttleton St, opposite Togs.
Fee: $2 donation


    *** ‘Permaculture Design for the Goldfields’


A 6 week evening course
To be held at:
The Food Garden
Campbells Creek
Thursday evenings 6 – 9.30pm
– starting January 22nd.

Course Outline –
1:  Permaculture principles, ethics and design methodologies.
2: Zone O – The sustainable home (with guest speaker architect Peter Cowman)
3. Zone 1 – The home garden
4. Zone 2 – Home orchard and small animals
5. Zone 3, 4, 5 – forestry, larger livestock & rangelands
6. Soil and water strategies; presentation of student’s designs.

Fee: $135 in advance or $25 per week.

(Bring food for a shared meal and ideas for your dream garden)

***** ONE DAY COURSE @ Yapeen (near Guildford)

Sunday March 1st, 10 – 4pm

Hands On Permaculture’

Introduction to permaculture design theory, lunch, film, build a no-dig garden bed and permaculture farm tour.  

Fee: $50 or $20 afternoon only.

Enquiries & bookings:
eMail –
or Phone 5473 4284

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