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 […]
Permaculture Australia offered an excellent prize of a David Holmgren signed RetroSuburbia book for any new and renewing members before 30th May 2018. The draw took place in early June by random number generation using a spreadsheet function. It was attended by 3 current Board members who validated the process. The lucky winner was Atlanta […]
Donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible in Australia. We now accept recurring payments.
Timor Leste has made the teaching of permaculture a compulsory subject in the primary school curriculum. Under the curriculum endorsed by the Timorese government in 2015, all primary schools are required to teach permaculture to students in Grades 3 to 6. The inclusion of Permaculture is the brainchild of Ego Lemos, founder and director of […]
A 2017 Permafund micro-grant of AU$2,000 has supported THREAD Siddharth village to establish a demonstration food chain system for the benefit of 54 tribal women’s organisations in Orisha, India.
PA ratified changes to the membership options at the AGM in April 2018. Now they are: To incentivise everyone to join or re-join early, we have prizes up for grabs: Prizes generously donated by: David Holmgren Robin Clayfield Sugarloaf Permaculture […]
At APC14, Guy Stewart spoke about a new approach for advocacy in Permaculture Australia – crowdsourced-assisted advocacy.
There’s new faces on the Permaculture Australia board of directors. Elected at the annual meeting held during Australasian Permaculture Convergence 14 in Canberra, in April this year, the new members will bring regional perspectives to the work of managing the organisation.
Our Annual General Meeting of Permaculture International Limited is coming up soon for our members on Sunday 14th May 2017 at 11.30 am EST at Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW. There is also an opportunity for members to join us via teleconference…
Do you offer courses in permaculture or permaculture-related skills? Would you like some help with promotion? Permaculture Australia is hosting a stall at PermaFest18 on Sunday 15th April in Canberra where we want to showcase the wide range of offerings in Permaculture education. So, if you offer courses or workshops anywhere in Australia in anything […]