Naremburn Community Garden – Nolan Crescent

The Nolan Cr garden is a great example of a wicking system built across a slope, so the water flows from the highest bed to the lowest. The garden is open at all times for residents to wander in, pick produce and grow veggies. Situated on the corner of Station Street and Nolan Crescent, Naremburn,[…]

Willoughby – The Market Garden Park

Garden Market Garden Park is a new community garden in a new housing development called KIAH. Launching this new garden we have some enthusiastic residents who keep an eye on things. We have 4 large beds, part of some have already been gardened by a couple of locals so they retain these spaces. Otherwise its[…]

Thornleigh – Selina’s Garden

Selina’s Garden is on a suburban block of 1/6 acre, it holds over fifteen fruit and nut trees, six garden beds, a banana circle, a food forest fence, compost bays, worm farms, rainwater tanks, and chooks. Selina took charge of the garden when she moved into the property five years ago, when everything was lawn[…]

Epping – Lucinda’s Garden

YES, YOU CAN grow food in a small urban space AND have your space looking attractive too! Come and see how Lucinda has creatively managed site issues such as shade, small space and strata neighbours thanks to some Permaculture thinking. Lucinda’s garden features: mandala garden herb spiral raised garden beds food forest vertical pipe pot[…]

Carlingford – Cecilia’s Garden

Cecilia’s permaculture garden largely follows the laissez faire method with an ongoing search for crops that: ·       Satisfy household tastes or provide for swaps ·       Do NOT satisfy local wildlife ·       Support beneficial organisms Cecilia enjoys sharing her knowledge and cuttings from her garden which features fruit trees, vines, a banana circle, annual veggies, herbs[…]

Northbridge – Bernadette and Steve’s Garden

Biodynamic farmers often say ‘I grow soil’ – this approach drives Bernadette and Steve from Northbridge who have been avid composters and worm farmers for…..ever. They follow a no-dig gardening approach, even on a concrete slab which means great soil and no heavy digging. In their traditional, established garden, they grow citrus and herbs alongside[…]

Mount Colah – Matt & Katerina’s Garden

Matthew and Katerina began their Mount Colah garden, using permaculture principles, when they moved in at the end of 2017. In such a short time, they have already transformed their garden into a productive edible garden! The front yard has been set up as habitat for native animals, intermingled with bush tucker plants. The side[…]

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Lane Cove – Alan’s garden

Our garden (and house) has a permaculture heart, with a focus on harvesting the maximum energy available from the sun and the surrounding natural environment.  We have:•  European Honey Bees•  Chickens in a fully council compliant coop•  Aquaponics system containing 25 Rainbow trout and some goldfish•   Wicking vegetable beds•    Extensive compost system•    Worm farm•    6KW solar system•    Solar Hot[…]

Denistone - Moss House - Margaret

Denistone – Margaret’s Garden

Margaret Mossakowska has spent her childhood surrounded by ornamental and productive gardens her parents created. Once she acquired her own block of land, she designed a permaculture garden with the primary goal to provide the family with food, medicinal and fibre-producing plants. It was filmed for the ‘Gardening Australia‘ show in 2016 Moss House is[…]