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
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 – info@
or Phone 5473 4284