Citizens’ Assemblies for the Climate Crisis – Free Events in Melbourne Australia, February 2020

I’ve been asked to share the details of a series of community events being run by Coalition of Everyone which will be held over the month of February, 2020 in Melbourne Australia. Booking for the following free events on Eventbrite – https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/coalition-of-everyone-29170287605   Apocalypse fashion: How do we dress in a climate crisis? 4 FebruaryContinue reading “Citizens’ Assemblies for the Climate Crisis – Free Events in Melbourne Australia, February 2020”

For Melbourne Australia readers – Monash Climate Change Survey 2019

The Monash Climate Change Communication Research Hub are running a column under Leader Local Newspapers, featuring local climate stories from everyone across Melbourne to help improve how we understand climate change. Changing Climates will be the first dedicated climate column in Australian newspapers. It will bring the climate discussion back into the community by publishingContinue reading “For Melbourne Australia readers – Monash Climate Change Survey 2019”

Community Event – Warrandyte Food Swap 2018

I’ve been asked to promote a free local community event in Warrandyte, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia – the Warrandyte Food Swap! Warrandyte Food Swap Join us for the 3rd Birthday Celebration Sat 6th October 2018 9am – 10am Warrandyte Community Garden Live music, fresh produce, free seeds, and most of all….friendly faces   “Flashback from lastContinue reading “Community Event – Warrandyte Food Swap 2018”

Australia New Zealand Biochar Conference 2018 (ANZBC18)

“Building Viable Biochar Industries” Agriculture -Bioenergy – Building – Minerals & Metals Processing – Waste Management – Water Filtration and Environmental Management. Date: August 14-16, 2018 Location: Southern Cross University, GOLD COAST CAMPUS, Southern Cross Drive, BILINGA QLD 4225, http://www.scu.edu.au For event details go to https://anzbc.org.au/ or click on flyer below:  

Save BAAG from the North East Link! 2018

The Bulleen Art & Garden (BAAG) Nursery is a wonderful local nursery which promotes sustainable and organic gardening, runs great educational workshops and is very much a part of the local community. It backs onto the Yarra river wilderness area which supports a wide range of indigenous flora and fauna. All of this is beingContinue reading “Save BAAG from the North East Link! 2018”

Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival 2017

This year I’m running two garden tours for the City of Darebin – for everyone who has been asking when I’m next opening my garden to the public, well, it’s that time of the year once again! About the Festival Held annually in November, the Backyard Harvest Festival is a celebration of home food growingContinue reading “Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival 2017”

Crowd Support Campaign to Help Fund the Printing of David Holmgren’s Forthcoming Book Retrosuburbia 2017

  Support RetroSuburbia, help fund the printing of the book! David Holmgren’s new book, RetroSuburbia shows how Australians can downshift and retrofit their homes, gardens, communities and, above all, themselves to be more self-organised, sustainable and resilient into an uncertain future. It promises a challenging but exciting mix of satisfying work, a more meaningful wayContinue reading “Crowd Support Campaign to Help Fund the Printing of David Holmgren’s Forthcoming Book Retrosuburbia 2017”

Crowd Funding Campaign – Safer Choices for You and Nature by Sustainable Gardening Australia Foundation 2017

Would you like to help others know which of the 1000+ garden chemical products in Australia are safer for you and your environment? Help create a research-based App showing the safety for you and your environment of 1000+ garden products in Australia for pest, weed & disease control or to improve soil fertility Sustainable GardeningContinue reading “Crowd Funding Campaign – Safer Choices for You and Nature by Sustainable Gardening Australia Foundation 2017”

Deep Green Permaculture is now on Twitter! 2017

We’ve finally done it, it was inevitable, Deep Green Permaculture is now on Twitter! You can follow us at  https://twitter.com/deepgreenpermie   Whenever new content is posted on Deep Green Permaculture, notifications are automatically posted on our Twitter and Facebook feeds! You can also receive RSS feeds or email notifications if you’re not on social media,Continue reading “Deep Green Permaculture is now on Twitter! 2017”

Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival 2016

This year I’m running two garden tours for the City of Darebin – for everyone who has been asking when I’m next opening my garden to the public, well, it’s that time of the year once again! About the Festival The festival is being held from Saturday 19 – Sunday 27 November, 2016 on weekendsContinue reading “Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival 2016”

Heritage Apple Tasting @ Pettys Orchard – Sunday 10th April 2016

The Heritage Fruit Society is running their yearly heritage apple tasting event , see details below: Heritage Apple Tasting @ Pettys Orchard Come to Pettys Orchard in Templestowe to sample the seasonal flavours of the Heritage Apple Collection at an Apple Tasting evening over 2 hours from 4 PM. Approximately 15 varieties available for tasting.Continue reading “Heritage Apple Tasting @ Pettys Orchard – Sunday 10th April 2016”

The Great Local Lunch, a Sustainable Living Festival feature event, on Feb 14 2016

I’ve been asked to share this free event which is part of the Sustainable Living Festival. WHEN: Sunday 14 February 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm WHERE: Feast-Out Village Birrarung Marr, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia Event details here for booking – http://www.slf.org.au/event/great-local-lunch/       Share your Love for Local this Valentineʼs Day Inviting backyard andContinue reading “The Great Local Lunch, a Sustainable Living Festival feature event, on Feb 14 2016”

Free Spring Gardening Talks at BAAG! November 2015

I will be running more free short talks at Bulleen Art & Garden Nursery (BAAG) during November. The location is 6 Manningham Road West, Bulleen, Victoria. 3105 and the contact number for BAAG is (03) 8850 3030 if you have any queries. A copy of the event listed on the BAAG website has been providedContinue reading “Free Spring Gardening Talks at BAAG! November 2015”

The Art of Food Forest Gardening

Free talk at Diamond Valley Library as part of Yarra Plenty Regional Library Garden Club activities! When: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 (11:30 am – 12:30 pm) Join Angelo from Deep Green Permaculture to learn how Food Forest design principles can make your garden more productive by utilising the sustainable ecological principles of a natural forestContinue reading “The Art of Food Forest Gardening”

Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival 2015

If you missed out in booking in on the Sustainable Gardening Australia workshops, which are all booked out, I’m running two events for the City of Darebin – I have volunteered to run one basic garden tour and a food forest workshop with a tour of the garden. The festival is being held from SaturdayContinue reading “Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival 2015”

SGA Sustainable Open Gardens and Tours: Angelo’s Garden – Preston

Sunday 15th November 2015 Event: One Hour Workshop with Garden Tour Two sessions – 11:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Cost: $15 We will be participating in the Sustainable Gardening Australia (SGA) Open Gardens and Tours in 2015, details of the event as follows:   SGA Sustainable Open Gardens andContinue reading “SGA Sustainable Open Gardens and Tours: Angelo’s Garden – Preston”

Free Spring Gardening Talks at BAAG! October 2015

I will be running a series of free short talks on a range of gardening topics at Bulleen Art & Garden Nursery (BAAG) during October. The location is 6 Manningham Road West, Bulleen, Victoria. 3105 and the contact number for BAAG is (03) 8850 3030 if you have any queries. A copy of the eventContinue reading “Free Spring Gardening Talks at BAAG! October 2015”

A Celebration Connecting the Many Facets of a Permanent Culture + A Special Screening of ‘Fair Food – The Documentary’

Permaculture North Central Victoria is very pleased to announce Lisa Heenan will MC and Darren J. Doherty (aka Regrarians) will present at ‘A Celebration Connecting the Many Facets of a Permanent Culture’ with SOIL HEALTH KEY to ALL ….from the home garden, community space and small acreage farm to the management of crown land, largeContinue reading “A Celebration Connecting the Many Facets of a Permanent Culture + A Special Screening of ‘Fair Food – The Documentary’”

Nature’s Tool Kit For Pest Management : Win/Win Outcomes For Gardener & Environment – SGA Training Event – 18th April (at CERES)

SGA (Sustainable Gardening Australia) is holding its second training forum providing gardeners with practical advice on how to reconnect gardens with the surrounding environment. Make Make a booking for "Nature’s Tool Kit For Pest Management : Win / Win Outcomes For Gardener And Environment" and join us in a discussion on how our pest managementContinue reading “Nature’s Tool Kit For Pest Management : Win/Win Outcomes For Gardener & Environment – SGA Training Event – 18th April (at CERES)”

Open Gardens Australia – Open Garden Event Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 February 2015

In January people had the opportunity to visit my garden as part of Open Gardens Australia’s events, and we had a great response with huge turnout of around 500 people! I’d like to promoting a colleague’s urban food garden here that has been regularly running open days for Open Gardens Australia and will be open on SaturdayContinue reading “Open Gardens Australia – Open Garden Event Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 February 2015”