Sydney Edible Garden Trail - bananas

Frenchs Forest – Amanda & Phil’s garden

The garden isn’t your typical permaculture garden. It is a work in progress but I would describe it as a permaculture garden for people who want a neater more stylised landscape. I have gone for a little bit of a Bali feel, yet have used many edible plants and trees (including natives). Plants include Queensland[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - Mackie Lane Community Garden

Mosman – Mackie Lane Community Garden

Mackie Lane community garden was started by a group of local enthusiasts in 2008-2009. Both gardens enjoy support from Mosman Council, our 40+ members and the broader community. Ausgrid made land available that was a sub-station which has been sealed. As a result all the beds and pots are above ground making gardening less back-bending![…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - beneficial flowers

Hornsby – Tara’s Garden

When Tara and her family moved in to their rental home the backyard was wall to wall concrete. 5 years later, without making any permanent changes and by utilising found, recycled and transportable items, the space has been completely transformed into a productive garden filled with fruits, vegetables, masses of flowers, a beehive and a[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - Dangar Island Community Garden

Dangar Island Community Garden

The Dangar Island Community Garden is located adjacent to the Bowling Club. We have several large plots including boats, maintained by members of the community and supplying produce to the Bowling Club kitchen. More information can be found on our Facebook page: Dangar Island Community Garden

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - raised garden beds in a Lane Cove garden

Lane Cove – Cassandra’s Garden

We have a small veggie garden in our front yard with three 3×1 meter raised beds. We grow seasonal vegetables and herbs and build trellises for climbing vegetables like beans and peas from recycled bamboo. In the backyard we have planted a range of fruiting trees as well. Since the main garden is out front,[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - Mowbray Public School edible garden

Lane Cove North – Mowbray Public School Garden

Mowbray Public School hosts a large vegetable garden, bush tucker garden and orchard. These gardens represent many positive years of community connections between students, teachers, parents, council and businesses. The vegetable garden in particular has undergone a transformation in the last few years. Following the school rebuild at the end of 2017, the vegetable garden[…]

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[…]

wicking edible garden beds Lane Cove Sydney Edible Garden Trail

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[…]