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PacificEdge | March 18, 2018

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By Road to Hagen

January 26, 2018 |

Sitting in the too-hot confines of Honiara’s airport terminal, Tony and Fiona were waiting for the flight to Australia. I was off to Port Moresby, thanks to a call from the agency’s director. There started a short microadventure that took … Read More

The Catalan Integral Cooperative

January 26, 2018 |

IN THIS EBOOK by Sydney limits-to-growth thinker, Dr Ted Trainer, he reports on the Catalan Integral Co-operative in Spain.

” …the Catalan Integral Cooperative provides us with an inspiring demonstration of what can be done and what we need”, he … Read More

Retroburbia: some thoughts

January 22, 2018 |

With the release of david Holmgren’s book, Retroburbia, imminent, I sat down and thought about what we might need to recreate australia’s suburbs…Read More

Award recognises permaculture design of council community facility

January 7, 2018 |

A Highly Commended in the 2017 Sustainability Awards of the construction and architectural design industry was the latest in a number of awards made to the permaculture Interpretive Garden and Randwick Community Centre and regional park development in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs…Read More

Along the lane, an edible surprise

December 7, 2017 |

An edible surprise awaits on a walk home…Read More

Across the Fish, a journey into memory

December 3, 2017 |

IN SPATE late that day The Fish River At the base of the escarpment Up which we ascended through forest Dripping with moisture From recent rains. Last I came this way There was only a slippery log Upon which to … Read More

Experience the best teacher in the garden

November 17, 2017 | | One Comment

When it comes to forest gardening, experience is the best teacher…Read More

New food for hungry bushwalkers

October 2, 2017 |

Patagonia’ showing of Unbroken Ground and the launch of Patagonia Provisions in Australia attracted a crowd of mountain sports people, surfers and others who like the company’s clothing and equipment and how it is trying to reform its supply chains…Read More

Sydney symposium explores urban agriculture

September 21, 2017 |

THE URBAN AGRICULTURE SPACE is diverse, spanning commercial farms, community gardens, food security and sovereignty organisations, academia, indigenous peoples’ organisations, permaculture educators and activists and heath institutes and interests. In 2017, they gathered at Packet City Farm for a forum on urban agriculture…Read More