|Sun. 9/13||12:00 AM||Permablitz#2 - Day 1 Prep Day (6 Jordon Place - Spence) Preperation day for Blitz#2. This day will involve site development and planning including: Site clean up, weed control, mulching, some planning and estimation of resources required for phase 2. Come along to 6 Jordan Place Spence ... more|
|Mon. 9/14||12:00 AM||
Suistanable House Day
This is the 8th year of the successful Sustainable House Day – where houses across Australia are opened to show you how to live more sustainably.
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|Mon. 9/21||12:00 AM||Inner North Community Fair Banksia Street, O’Connor (next to tennis courts) This Inner North Community Fair is a collaboration between: the Inner North SEE-Change Group,Ginninderra Catchment Group, andthe ACT Department of Climate Change, Energy and Water’s (D... more|
|Sun. 10/11||1:00 AM||
PERMABLITZ #2 - Come and enjoy the Fun!!!!!
Everyone is welcome to help us turn Anne-Maree and Warrens old and tired vegetable patch into a vibrant and enjoyable garden. Come and enjoy all the fun.
10 - 4pm
6 Jordon Place Spence
Bring a plate of food to contribute to the pot luck lunch.
Native Plant Sale
See the following website for more details.
||AllSun Farms - Field Day This 2 day event was a huge success last year and is planned to be slightly bigger and better this spring. The garden will be open for inspection and there will be stalls selling food, drinks, seedlings, tools and books. Throught the day t... more|
|Sun. 11/22||1:00 AM||Miniblitz (PERMABLITZ #3) There will be a mini blitz this weekend at Gills house at 39 WalkerCrescent, Narrabundah from 9-2pm. The focus will be: Installing irrigation Erecting structures for shading vegetables Exchange of seedlings - I ... more|
|Fri. 12/4||10:30 AM||GENERAL MEETING FOR THE PERMABLITZ GROUP OUr first general meeting will be held at 6:30pm at the environment centre on the Crn of Lennox and Lawson road, Acton (part of the ANU and accross from the national Museum). Please bring a plate of food to share. We will be discussing events... more|
|Sun. 12/13||4:00 AM||Christmas Party - Picnic at Jordon Title: Picnic at Jordon Theme: Sharing your garden gifts Time: 12 midday till 4.30pm Place: 6 Jordon Place Spence Bring: Food and refreshments toshare. Chairs and picnic rugs may be useful if there are large numbers Who: ACT Permablitz Networkme... more|
|Fri. 2/5||10:30 AM||2nd General Meeting If you love a good Permablitz or would liketo find out more about this new initiative, join us for the Permablitz ACTmonthly members meeting on Thursday 4 February, from 6.30pm at the EnvironmentCentre at ANU (Corner Lawson Crescent and Lennox Crossi... more|
|Sat. 2/6||All day||Open Garden Scheme - Trudy's Garden 10am – 4.30pm. February 6 & 7 Trudy’s Garden 18 Hawdon Street, Ainslie Corner block redesigned to remove lawns and increase productivity. Health ofthe plants is remarkable given the recent weather conditions and can beattri... more|
||All day||COGS + Ian Lawrence Garden February 13 & 14 COGS Cook Community Garden Bindubi St, Cook Communal Organic Gardens with 46 plots containing a wide variety of fruit andvegetables. Talks at 10.30am and 2pm each day. Lawrence Garden 1 Cussen Street, Higgins Garden... more|
|Sun. 2/21||2:00 AM||Organic backyard food-growing (with permaculture principles) One-day workshop, Saturday 20th February, 10.00am-5.00pm Presenter:Barbara Schreiner - horticulturalist and permaculturalist Cost:$60 Venue:the Environment Centre Thisworkshop is a very popular inclusion in our workshop calendar. Would... more|
||Open Garden Scheme - Strizaker Garden February 20 & 21 Strizaker Garden 10am -4pm 3 Mulga Street O’Connor Dr Richard Stirzaker is a water scientist involved in the field of agriculture.On his suburban block he grows food for a family of five using almost half theaverage Au... more|
|Fri. 3/5||10:30 AM||Permablitz General Meeting General Meeting (6:30pm Thursday 4th March) -Environment Centre (Crn of Lennox and Lawson, Acton) Our special guest speaker will be Uncle Joe (http://web.me.com/earthsake/unclejoesmobilechookruns/home.html )who will be giving a presentation/pract... more|
|Sun. 3/7||2:00 AM||AOGS - South Coast Gardens Brownyn's Garden and Rob'sPatch - 16 Kennedy Crescent & 5 Sturt Place, Denhams Beach, Batemans Bay. Two inspiring examples of sustainable and edible gardening. $10 admission tothe two gardens. Bronwyn's garden Inspiring examp... more|
|Mon. 3/8||2:00 AM||BLITZ#4 - Alison Browns House Permablitz#4 - Alison Browns House (12 Cleggett St, Ford). 10am - 4pm Sunday March 7th The first Permablitz for theyear will be on this weekend from 10am-4pm at Alison Browns house (address above). The big projects for the day will: · ... more|
||Harvest Festival Canberra Environment Centre - Saturday the 27th of March, from 12-5pm Crn Lennox and Lawson - Acton (Near the National Museum) Displays and workshops from various groups from across the ACT with a strong focus of growing. A must for anyone inter... more|
|Fri. 4/9||12:00 AM||Urban Food Production under Stage 3 - Talk by Richard Stirzaka April Thursday 8th 12.30 pm Urban Food Production under Stage 3 Water Restrictions Presenter : Richard Stirzaka Canberra scientist and gardening enthusiast, Richad Stirzaka, brings his in... more|
|Sun. 4/18||12:00 AM||
Blitz#5 - Toni's House (preperation day)
14 Ballarat Street Fisher
10am - 4pm
Saturday the 17th of Apirl
Grey water recycling, veggie gardens and fruit orchard will be on offer at this blitz. Remember to bring your tools.
Bring a plate of food for the pot luck lunch.