Carolyn Nuttall based her first book, ‘The Childrens Food Forest’, on her experience with primary children in food growing projects at Brisbane’s Seville Road State School, where she was a teacher.
The origins of permaculture can be traced to the book, ‘Permaculture One’, authored by David Holmgren and Bill Mollison in 1978.
Steve Ward (left) was active in the early permaculture scene in Sydney in the 1980s.
Residents of Crystal Waters Permaculture Village, Morag and Raymond teach permaculture and ecovillage design and work in environmental planning through their small business, SEED International.
Sydney resident, Damian Lynch, pioneered the ethical investment industry in Australia in the 1980s with his company, August Investments.