Book now for this exciting 7-week permaculture course
November 12, 19, 26 - 2016 and February 4, 11, 18, 25 - 2017.
Saturday mornings 9.00am to 1.00pm.
Non members: $280 (incudes membership of PSN)
Course fee includes excursions, garden inspections, and a copy of the textbook:
“Introduction to Permaculture” by Bill Mollison.Locations
Each session will be held at a permaculture garden and details will be forwarded after enrolment.
What you will learn
The course will concentrate on Permaculture in a home garden. During the course of the 7 weeks, you will learn
· how to apply the Permaculture principles to your home garden design which can be a suburban backyard, balcony, rooftop, courtyard, planter boxes in a sunny part of your house or apartment, or pots on a window ledge.
· how to incorporate the secrets of secrets of herb spirals, swales, and keyhole gardens into your garden plan
· how to analyse and document the features, that affect your choices and how to overcome the challenges that each garden brings. By the end of the course you will have learned how to design a permaculture garden and choose the best plants and animals that will suit your situation.
However, most importantly, you will learn
· how to test and nurture your soil, that magical medium that recycles so much “waste” and offers us so much in return.
This course is offered to PSN members only. The presenters are offering their time as a gift to PSN members. You can join Permaculture Sydney North on our website http://permaculturenorth.org.au/
Book your place at http://www.permaculturenorth.org.au/event-2355020