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Want a Beautiful Productive Garden? Good News We’re Installing Beds!

After a brief hiatus, Gold Coast Permaculture is now installing home gardens once again under the watchful eye of our resident market garden manager Josh. Josh has written a brief bio and blurb below     My name is Josh, I grew up on the Gold Coast with a family of organic gardeners and Permaculture designers, so I have always had an interest in, and passion for sustainable healthy food and organic practices. Currently I am in my final year of […]

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wormtec

Waterwise gardening workshop,using soil microbes and creating healthy gardens.

  Gold Coast Permaculture Market St Carrara behind Back Page Sports Bar Saturday 31 January 10am-12am   We are pleased to have one of Australia’s foremost experts on Vermiculture and Soil Science presenting at Carrara,this will be a workshop that appeals to beginners and master gardeners alike. If you have been struggling to keep the garden going over this very hot period,Greg will give you some great advice and techniques to improve your soil and plants resistance to the stress […]

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Dan’s Workshop

Dan our resident herb expert and nursery guru will be giving a fantastic practical workshop on all the tricks of the trade. Want to produce your own great plants,learn the secrets of propagation make your own potting mixes? This will be a great way to start the year and get ready for the next growing season. Dan will be offering his new range of potting and seed raising mixes for sale,come along and check them out.

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Connected with 30+ community groups

Had 4,380+ people visit 270

Grow 135+ different plant species

Held 63 community workshops

Diverted & recycled 2.46 million kilograms of green waste

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    After a brief hiatus, Gold Coast Permaculture is now installing home gardens once again under the watchful eye of our resident market garden manager Josh. Josh has written a brief bio and blurb below     My name is Josh, I grew up on the Gold Coast with a family of organic gardeners and Permaculture designers, so I have always had an interest in, and passion for sustainable healthy food and organic practices. Currently I am in my final year of […]

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    wormtec

      Gold Coast Permaculture Market St Carrara behind Back Page Sports Bar Saturday 31 January 10am-12am   We are pleased to have one of Australia’s foremost experts on Vermiculture and Soil Science presenting at Carrara,this will be a workshop that appeals to beginners and master gardeners alike. If you have been struggling to keep the garden going over this very hot period,Greg will give you some great advice and techniques to improve your soil and plants resistance to the stress […]

    Read More
    danssho

    Dan our resident herb expert and nursery guru will be giving a fantastic practical workshop on all the tricks of the trade. Want to produce your own great plants,learn the secrets of propagation make your own potting mixes? This will be a great way to start the year and get ready for the next growing season. Dan will be offering his new range of potting and seed raising mixes for sale,come along and check them out.

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    chris fly

    Butterflies In Your Garden – If you want Butterflies in your garden you need to supply not only flowers for nectar but special host plants for the butterfly to lay its eggs on. As butterflies are “host specific” you need to know which butterflies lay their eggs on which plant, so come along to hear Jo Hammond on Saturday 15th November 2014 when she will be speaking from 10 am to 12 Noon. Gold Coast Permaculture Community Garden in Market […]

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    volly

    Thanks firstly to all those who support us and volunteer for us and make these projects possible! If you have not heard, we have just opened our second project farm on the Gold Coast at Cararra, we had a great time at the opening day and thanks to the dedication of our volunteers it was enjoyed by many hundreds of people.   Our old farm at 270 Ferry Road saw around 6000 visitors a year,visitors popped in to buy plants,attend […]

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    Butterflies

    Saturday 15th November 2014  From 10 am to 12 Noon  Gold Coast Permaculture Community Garden in Market Street Carrara  Cost is $20 or $10 concession.  We have been raising butterfly’s at home and at Gold Coast Permaculture thanks to some inspirational people. We have found it one of the most enjoyable and fascinating pastimes in the gardening world. Guess what,it’s so easy we teach kinder gardens to do it,not only that they are important pollinators and vital for a healthy […]

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