Sydney Edible Garden Trail

Berowra – Liane’s Garden

Liane’s garden is a permaculture garden with established macadamia nut tree, bananas, olive, peppercorn, and mulberry, peach and apricot trees. There is a central VEGE garden with a Cranberry hibiscus, perennial basil, leeks, squash etc as well as my large bromeliads collection. It is flat with a ramp for wheel chair access to my back[…]

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 - Garden Hub Community Garden

Chatswood – Hub Community Garden

The Chatswood Hub Community Garden is located at the back of the buildings at 30-32 Devonshire St Chatswood. We meet every second Saturday from 10am-12pm in winter and 9am-11am in the summer months. It is a relatively small area but we have a lot of different herbs and vegetables growing. The Chatswood Hub Community Garden[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - edible garden

Wahroonga – Helena’s Garden

We bought in 2012 and started planting Autumn 2013. First a few citrus trees and garden beds and chicken coop. Our objective to grow some food, enjoy fresh eggs and develop the associated traditional skills within the family. Now we have over 40 fruit trees, 6 veggie beds, compost bins, water tank, worm farm, hensioners[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - Pennant Hills edible garden

Pennant Hills – Stephanie’s Garden

I had very little interest in gardening until I was steered towards the (now defunct) ‘Introduction to Permaculture’ course at Ryde Horticultural College in 2011. Permaculture is an integrated design system, with distinct ethics and principles. At the first lecture I remember Penny Pyett, the amazing teacher, saying “This course will change your life.” At[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - raised beds

St Ives – Dave’s Garden

We have been working to make our home and garden sustainable since we moved in 6 years ago. We have 33,500L of tank capacity dedicated to irrigation, with hundreds of metres of irrigation lines. There are three large netted garden beds, an orchard, backyard chickens in a fenced run and a compost system. We’ve been[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - Northern Beaches edible garden

Elanora Heights – Permanora – Selena’s Garden

We have 1200 sq m permaculture garden with and a sustainable house based on Sydney’s northern beaches. We have chooks, worm farms, composting, native bees, native bush tucker and medicine plants, edible fruit, vegetable and medicinal plants, water features, citrus grove, raised and no-dig garden beds, herb spiral, aquaponics, a green wall, rain water tanks,[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - edible garden

Northmead – Greg and Vera’s Garden

President and past president Permaculture Sydney West. Information about this award winning edible garden: over 10 grow beds front and back yards verge growing chickens 30 KL water storage fruit trees tropicals (coffee, banana, papaya, guava, fijoa) year round food harvest 3 bay hot compost system grey water system seed saving shade system 5KW solar[…]

Sydney Edible Garden Trail - Northern Beaches edible garden

Fairlight – Rob’s Garden

Our garden is in the backyard of a semi-detached house so space is pretty small. It is a kitchen garden designed on ‘Permaculture Principles’ working with the natural attributes of the site and using organic and some biodynamic practices. Our aim for the garden is to be as productive as possible in the limited space,[…]