Mount Colah – Matthew & 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 Water•   […]

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North Willoughby – Chris’s Low Maintenance Garden

A first glance, Chris’s garden in Willoughby looks very conventional, with lawn, patio, trees and borders. But Chris is a bit lazy around the garden, so his interest in growing produce has led to the selection of food trees and shrubs which are productive whilst being low-effort. Chris’s garden includes 4 citrus trees, a macadamia,[…]