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Permaculture Education

The Permaculture Education Institute Would you like to be a qualified permaculture teacher? Have you dreamed of making a living from your permaculture skills and creating your own home-based ethical business? Would you love to offer permaculture classes in your community and beyond? Permaculture College Australia – at Djanbung Gardens Djanbung Gardens, designed by permaculture […]

Workshop 4: Preparing the Soil and Planting Out

Saturday 27th April 2019 | 9am to 12 noon | Endeavour Foundation Building, 4 Warner Street, Manunda Topics covered in this workshop Incorporate organic matter, compost, manures and fertilizer as necessary Adjust pH if necessary Planting out seedlings and plants from Propagation workshop Ongoing maintenance and Pest control Notes. This will be a practical workshop. Bring […]

Workshop 3: Propagation Workshop

People chopping the herbs

Saturday 23 March 2019 | 9am – 12 noon | Endeavour Foundation 4 Warner Street,  Manunda Topics covered in this workshop: seed raising mixes how to plant seeds how to prick out and transplant seedlings potting up and planting out what seeds to plant for the tropics at this time of the year how to […]

Workshop 2: Compost and Worm Farm Workshop

Saturday 23rd February 2019 from 9.00am to 12.00noon. Venue: Endeavour Foundation 4 Warner Street Manunda Permaculture Cairns Series of Workshops for 2019 – Grow your own food in the tropics No. 2 Compost and Worm Farming Workshop Composting How to make compost: – in bins, in heaps, anarobically, aerobically, in stationary bins, with lots of effort […]

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. […]

Propogate your own plants and save money – 10th March 2018

Workshop Presenter :-  Carol Laing   In this workshop you will learn: –  to grow your own plants and vegetables from seeds, cuttings, divisions, bulbs and corms!     Workshop fee   $30.00 Members, $35 Non-Members   Registration and payment is essential to confirm your place. Register at workshops@permaculturecairns.org.au Payments may be made at Cairns Penny […]

Backyard Permaculture Design – 9th of September 2017

Workshop Presenter :-  Craig Phillipson   In this workshop you will learn: –  Techniques you can use to design your own backyard!     Workshop fee   $20.00   Registration and payment is essential to confirm your place. Register at workshops@permaculturecairns.org.au Payments may be made at Cairns Penny in Grafton Street or online to Permaculture Cairns  […]

Growing Nutrient Dense Foods – 6th of August 2017

Grow Your Own Nutrient Dense Food Sunday 6th August 9.30am to 12.30pm Presenter: Carol Laing Topics In this workshop Re-mineralising and balancing nutrients in your soil Intro to identifying mineral deficiencies and how to correct them Why increasing organic matter and microbes in your soil are important Using plants to improve your soil, Intro to Tropical […]

Tropical Food Forests – 23rd of July 2017

Workshop Presenter :-  Jye Dawes   In this workshop you will learn: –  How to progressively cultivate a space into a Forest of Food abundance!     Workshop fee   $20.00   Registration and payment is essential to confirm your place. Register at workshops@permaculturecairns.org.au Payments may be made at Cairns Penny in Grafton Street or online […]