Josh's School gardens.

Want a 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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Workshops Up coming.

Here are our proposed dates for the next series of amazing workshops.We will update these close to each event and give more details. Thanks for all the amazing support. GOLD COAST PERMACULTURE WORKSHOPS 2015/2016 11/04/2015 JOSH INTENSIVE MARKET GARDENING 18/04/2015 GREG INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIC GARDENING PART 2 9/05/2015 GREG WORMS & HEALTHY SOIL 23/05/2015 SYLVIA & LOIS NUTRITION & GLUTEN FREE COOKING 29/05/2015 KATHY TALK ON BEES – ROBINA LIBRARY 30/05/2015 GREG HELENSVALE LIBRARY – GREEN DAY 20/06/2015 DAN COMPOST […]

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Cooking for Gluten free and Coeliac.

Saturday 23 May 10am-12pm We are so pleased to be presenting this workshop. Sylvia and Lois our two intrepid members who are part of the wonderful team behind our cookbook,will be sharing the knowledge they have gained over the years in regards to nutrition and cooking. Lois is our famous morning tea lady,who has been delivering goodies for the past couple of years at our workshops,she has got a whole range of tips and tricks to share and some great […]

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Introduction to Organic Gardening Part 2

    Saturday 18 April 10am-12pm   Greg Plevey from Wormtec will introduce you to the basics of successfully growing organic vegetables that are far superior to commercially grown produce in both flavour and nutrients and  which also store better.  Greg will teach you the secrets to healthy organic garden soils including what our local soils are missing and how to fix them and the variety of vegetables that can be grown on the Gold Coast.   Bring along a soil […]

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Held 63 community workshops

Diverted & recycled 2.46 million kilograms of green waste

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    Josh's School gardens.

    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 […]

    Read More
    permaculture garden 4

    Here are our proposed dates for the next series of amazing workshops.We will update these close to each event and give more details. Thanks for all the amazing support. GOLD COAST PERMACULTURE WORKSHOPS 2015/2016 11/04/2015 JOSH INTENSIVE MARKET GARDENING 18/04/2015 GREG INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIC GARDENING PART 2 9/05/2015 GREG WORMS & HEALTHY SOIL 23/05/2015 SYLVIA & LOIS NUTRITION & GLUTEN FREE COOKING 29/05/2015 KATHY TALK ON BEES – ROBINA LIBRARY 30/05/2015 GREG HELENSVALE LIBRARY – GREEN DAY 20/06/2015 DAN COMPOST […]

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    lois

    Saturday 23 May 10am-12pm We are so pleased to be presenting this workshop. Sylvia and Lois our two intrepid members who are part of the wonderful team behind our cookbook,will be sharing the knowledge they have gained over the years in regards to nutrition and cooking. Lois is our famous morning tea lady,who has been delivering goodies for the past couple of years at our workshops,she has got a whole range of tips and tricks to share and some great […]

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    worms

        Saturday 18 April 10am-12pm   Greg Plevey from Wormtec will introduce you to the basics of successfully growing organic vegetables that are far superior to commercially grown produce in both flavour and nutrients and  which also store better.  Greg will teach you the secrets to healthy organic garden soils including what our local soils are missing and how to fix them and the variety of vegetables that can be grown on the Gold Coast.   Bring along a soil […]

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    Josh and friend.

    We have a special treat this Saturday our fantastic market garden manager Joshua will be holding a rare workshop.   Josh has a good deep practical knowledge on the subject and comes from a family of well known gardeners on the Gold Coast,his 3 years of intensive practical commercial growing and years of research into vegetable and food production on the Gold Coast means he can give you lots of valuable tips and pointers on how to get growing. If […]

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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 […]

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