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Permaculture Cairns Workshops Series 2019

Permaculture Cairns Workshops Series 2019 “Grow you own food in the tropics” Saturday 26th January 2019 9am to 12noon TURNING DIRT INTO SOIL The benefits of Organic Matter in the soil. Methods of increasing Organic Matter Soil Structure, Soil Conditioners, Minerals. There will be some practical work included in this workshop. BRING: hat, gloves, closed […]

“Grow your own food in the tropics” Series of Workshops in 2019 – 1st Workshop – How to turn dirt into soil

Permaculture Cairns – “Grow your own food in the tropics”    Series of Workshops in 2019 Workshop 1 – How to turn dirt into soil, Saturday 26th January 2019 9am to 12noon Presenter: Carol Laing Topics In this workshop: How to tell if you need Soil conditioners.   What is your soil like.  Adding Minerals, how to add. […]

Permi Day 2018

  Permaculture Cairns Permi day Saturday 5th May 10am to 3pm Come join us in celebrating International Permaculture Day What’s happening on the day Videos on Syntropic farming, How plants communicate and more Check out the Library and the Kitchen garden.  Find out more about worm farming or haybale gardening.  See the portable wicking bed […]

Meeting – March 20th 2018

Another year is well on the way and we are looking forward to sharing some permaculture experiences with you all. WHERE: Endeavour Foundation, 37 Hoare St, Manunda, Parking off Warner St. DATE: 20/03/2018 TIME: 6pm for a 6:30 Start All Welcome, Free for Members, $5 for Non-Members. Come and find out what Permaculture is about […]

January 2018 Meeting

It was a great turn out for our first meeting of the year. First we talked about what exactly Permaculture is. The Johanna Kloot from Green Business Consultancy talked to us about her Permaculture journey and how she now works to help industries profit, by reducing their overheads and reducing their wastage. We also got […]

Meeting – January 16th 2018

Anotherr year is well on the way and we are looking forward to sharing some permaculture experiences with you all. WHERE: ARC Disability Centre, 92 Little St, Manunda DATE: 16/01/2018 TIME: 6pm for a 6:30 Start All Welcome, All Free! Come and find out what Permaculture is about and if you want to be a […]

Permaculture Cairns AGM and Xmas PARTY!

Come one, Come ALL! We are in the mood for a Celebration! 10 Years of Permaculture Cairns Inc. ALL WELCOME! There will be a Christmas roast provided. Please bring along some nibbles or deserts to accompany the feast.  Also don’t forget your own plate, fork and knife for eating (keeping it reusable is the permaculture […]

Growing and Cooking Tropical Edibles Workshop

Group Photo in Class Room

Claire Richards (Author of “Tropical Cuisine”) and Tonielle Christens (Author of “The Incredible Edibles”) presented a wonderful workshop to a full house of enthusiastic particpants. The Students learnt how to cook Cassava, Spanakopita, rice salad, and many tropical greens and herbs. The day started off with the preparing of the greens and in an instant the room […]