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Member update – 150 PDC milestone

Member update – 150 PDC milestone

Robyn Francis celebrated the teaching of her 150th Permaculture Design Course (PDC) that happened on July 7-21, 2018 at Djanbung Gardens in Nimbin. Permaculture Australia would like to add its congratulations. Robyn has taught 150 PDCs in 15 different countries, plus as many advanced courses in diverse areas of professional permaculture practices including Teacher Training; […]

Applications for the 2018 Permafund grant round are now closed.

Applications for the 2018 Permafund grant round are now closed.

Permafund grant round 2018 guidelines Permafund grants are available for amounts up to AUD $2,000 to community based organisations in Australia or overseas to support their work restoring and improving the environment and building sustainable communities. Grant applications over AUD $2,000 will be considered on the basis of their cost-effectiveness in comparison to smaller-scale projects. Reporting requirements might be […]

Member update – Milkwood’s new book

Member update – Milkwood’s new book

PA Organisation member, Milkwood, has recently released their first book called: Milkwood – Real Skills for Down to Earth Living. Kirsten Bradley and Nick Ritar have co-authored this and share their knowledge about 5 topics they are very passionate about: • The Tomato • Mushroom Cultivation • • Natural Beekeeping • Seaweed • Wild Food • The book is beautifully […]