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  • Growing Big in Small Spaces Using Permaculture
    Small places can yield big results when productive gardens are made according to permaculture design principles. Intensive food production in a very small area - and a small area is all that many of us have here in the Eastern suburbs - is the theme of this short course that calls upon our knowledge, imagination and innovation. Led by permaculture landscape architect, we’ll learn about applying permaculture’s principles of design in a small urban garden space, assessing our garden... READ MORE
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    Growing Big in Small Spaces Using Permaculture

    <p>Small places can yield big results when productive gardens are made according to permaculture design principles.</p><p>Intensive food production in a very small area - and a small area is all that

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  • Upholstery - Upcycled Chairs
    Transform that chair with ‘good bones’ into a beloved feature in your home. Whether you go funky or traditional, this course provides practical introduction to the craft of upholstery as you take your simple chair from drab to fab. Learn the techniques needed to reupholster a chair and acquire the confidence and skills to tackle new projects on your own. Bring your chair to this workshop style course where you will be guided by a traditional craftsperson and artist. You may just... READ MORE
    $240 Limited inc GST
    Upholstery - Upcycled Chairs

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    Please note this course is from 6.30 to 9.00pm and is $240. Some printed material has been distributed with incorrect information, we apologise for the inconvience.

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  • Backyard Bee Keeping
    Ever thought about beekeeping? Bees are fascinating creatures, busy as ... and essential pollinators for urban as well as rural areas. This introductory workshop will explore the differences between exotic and native bees and everything you need to know about native bees. Ideal for.. Anyone interested in beekeeping or gardening. What to bring Note pad and pen/pencil Other information Participants need to wear long sleeved shirts and pants, enclosed shoes and a hat. READ MORE

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  • Composting & Worm Farming
    This course shows how easy it is to reduce household waste through the art of composting and worm farming. Learn how to turn organic waste into food for your garden using a compost bin or worm farm. Topics covered include: principles of composting and worm farming, troubleshooting your compost or worm farm, what is better for you, a compost bin or worm farm, how to use compost and worm castings; and the environmental benefits of composting and worm farming. Participants from the... READ MORE

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  • Organic Gardening
    Organic growing is a matter of putting first things first, we start with building a healthy, nourishing soil for our home or balcony garden, then propagating our plants, planting them into our nourishing soil, watering them, protecting them from voracious vegetarian insect pests, and watching them grow. Permaculture in the garden is organic gardening + design, and that’s just what we will learn to create productive small gardens that produce flourishing and tasty plants that... READ MORE

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  • Gardening on the Wild Side
    On this in-depth course we learn about what plants to include in a native haven garden that will be blooming with flowers and buzzing with bees. We’ll learn how to make a pond where frogs can breed so we can hear their melodious chorus come evening. We’ll explore how to create nesting boxes for friendly critters and explore plants for habitat creation for birds, insects and butterflies. We finish the course at Randwick Council Nursery to see examples of small scale native gardens... READ MORE

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  • Permaculture: An Introduction
    Good food (maybe home-grown), energy and water efficient homes, good company and a constructive approach to living... these things are the essence of the permaculture approach to life. At this six-part workshop were we will learn how to permaculture-ise our lives by taking a journey through the permaculture design system. We’ll explore energy and resource efficient building design with architect Terry Bail and water efficiency with water consultant John Caley. We’ll explore food... READ MORE

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  • Permaculture Orchard
    It’s a win-win offering-attend the food forest design course and take away the knowledge to create your own food forest in your home or community garden, no matter how small, while your learning helps us design and plant out in the Permaculture Interpretive Garden. Led by professional designers experienced in planning and building food production gardens using the principles of permaculture design, you will learn the design concepts for creating food forests; how to approach making... READ MORE

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