Hunter Organic Growers Society – Field Day

A great afternoon of learning at the home in Belmont, North with the Hunter Organic Growers Society Field Day. We talked about dense planting/successions in the growing plots, food forest structure being developed, composting techniques and our organic Kombucha business. Banana bells were harvested, a banana sucker and horseradish dug up and people were thrilled … More Hunter Organic Growers Society – Field Day

Arrowroot Flour

Arrowroot is a starchy vegetable extracted from these rhizomes that work well in sweet or savoury dishes.  It is gentle on the digestive system and gluten-free. It contains a good source of potassium, iron and B Vitamins. Studies have shown that Arrowroot is a prebiotic meaning it feeds your good bacteria stimulating your immune system. Used … More Arrowroot Flour

Introduction to Permaculture Courses in 2018 – A Huge Success!

Our first year of Interactive Intro to permaculture workshop has been a hoot! and huge success! Incredible to see what we can create and achieve when we dream, believe and act. Together we created a beautiful community and generated some really wholesome energy around caring for ourselves, the earth and all life which I’m sure … More Introduction to Permaculture Courses in 2018 – A Huge Success!

Introduction To Permaculture Course 7-9 September.

Join us for 2 days of permaculture design theory and action. You will leave this course with a solid grounding of how you can apply permaculture principles in your home, garden, apartment, farm and life. You’ll also be in an informed position to further your journey into permaculture design. This course will give you a … More Introduction To Permaculture Course 7-9 September.

Biodiversity Day

Free fun for families Thursday 4 October, 10am-2pm, Blue Gum Hills Regional Park, Minmi Road, Minmi (back-up day in case of cancellation Thursday 11 October) Free BBQ lunch Win great prizes Interact with live native animals Learn about bats, bees and birds Free native plants Free activities and craft Learn about biodiversity Nature walks Meet … More Biodiversity Day

Permaculture Session with Dean in Sri Lanka |Friday 11th August, 2017

Hey crew! Calling all green thumbs and people interested in the fine art of permaculture! We are going to plant out a little food forest section at the back of The Doctor’s House, a surf camp in Sri Lanka, and we would love to invite you guys to come by and get involved. Dean, from … More Permaculture Session with Dean in Sri Lanka |Friday 11th August, 2017

Worm Farm Workshop

This month Pura Vida Organics are offering a workshop on worm composting, hosted by Travis Bambey and Xzayde Starr from Garden Your Way. With a hands on learning approach, Travis and Xzayde will take you through the basics of how to build a worm compost, how to care for your worms, and how to best utilise worms … More Worm Farm Workshop