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Bellbunya Sustainable Community and Eco-Retreat Centre

Found out about this amazing looking community near Kenilworth the other day and seeing as I'm having a week off in April, thought I might…

Started by Lissa

2 Mar 19, 2014
Reply by Lissa

Crash on demand David Holmgren and suchlike thinking

I thought some people may be interested in this: Permaculture 'guru' David Holmgren wrote in 2008 abou…

Started by gabrielle austerberry

1 Feb 14, 2014
Reply by Farina Murray

Useful Plants- Designing For Regenerative Landscapes

SUSTAINABLE WORLD RADIO radio interview: The founder of Oak Tree Designs based in Margaret River, Australia, Byron Joel has years of exper…

Started by Lissa

0 Feb 10, 2014

How to Make a Food Forest Suburb

How to Make A Food Forest Suburb Hi, Did you know that way back in the early 1970's an American architect decided to plan and build a uto…

Started by Lissa

11 Dec 18, 2013
Reply by Jodie Miller

Back to Eden

Go HERE to watch the movie in full. Back to Eden : Director: Dana Richardson & Sarah Zentz | Producer: Dana Richardson & Sarah Zent…

Started by Lissa

1 Nov 26, 2013
Reply by Lissa

14 Reasons to Be Hopeful About the Future of Food

An upbeat article for a change...from ECOLIVING By Danielle Nierenberg and Thais Bassinello When it comes to the future of the food system,…

Started by Lissa

2 Oct 20, 2013
Reply by Lissa

Permaculture Property for Sale

FOR SALE -    ‘Pot ‘o Gold’- 27B Kerrs Lane Coes Creek  at the end of Rainbow Close Prime North-facing Permaculture property v  3000 sq me…

Started by Lissa

1 May 23, 2013
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

Geoff Lawton - free videos including "Urban permaculture - the micro space"

LINK - add your email address and the updates will be sent directly to you when they bring out a new video. Hi it's Geoff, At last, my "Urb…

Started by Lissa

1 Apr 28, 2013
Reply by Lissa

Milkwood interviews Jude and Michel Fanton of SeedSavers

Started by Scarlett

0 Sep 18, 2012

Some of my favourite and most useful books

NB apologies if these amazon links don't stay current - and don't be afraid to support your local bookstore, GST or not! :)   These books a…

Started by Scarlett

0 Oct 23, 2011


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Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.

Place your business add here! ($5 per month or $25 for 9 months)

Talk to Andy on 0422 022 961.  You can  Pay on this link

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