Permaculture Melbourne Inc.
is a member-based non-profit association established in 1981 to promote the sustainable development of Melbourne. It has grown to become an umbrella organisation supporting a range of local and special interest groups with membership across Victoria.
News and Events
BIOCHAR: SOIL FERTILITY AND ECO-RESILIENCE
Part 1, 6.30-9.30pm, Tue 26 Nov $25, $20 conc
Part 2, 6.30-9.30pm, Wed 27 Nov $25, $20 conc
Paul Taylor, author of The Biochar Revolution, will present two evenings of discussion, Q&A and demonstrations. The evenings are structured so that you can attend one or both nights.
Introduction to biochar, its many uses and role in carbon sequestration, climate change mitigation and increasing soil fertility, with a demonstration of making biochar.
A deeper exploration of the conditioning and application of biochar for enhancing soil fertility. In a demonstration session we will condition and apply biochar to soil, make biochar and small biochar stove for balconies and backyards.
Location: Salvation Army Hall, cnr Wellington and Mater Streets, Collingwood
Event organised by Melbourne Urban Permaculture.
Tours of ‘Melliodora’
Tours of ‘Melliodora’, the Hepburn property of David Holmgren & Su Dennett, first Sunday of each month in Spring, Summer & Autumn
House tour – 10.00am-12.30pm $60pp
Garden tour – 2.00-4.30pm $60pp
Both tours – $9opp
*Cost includes 1 free copy of Melliodora CD*
Bring a friend & they will get discount (each tour $30pp)
t: +61(0)3 5348 3636