Grow, grow, grow your own


Date(s) - 22/04/2017
2:00 pm

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Chris Bryant and John Boland from Eastern Suburbs Permaculture group are giving a workshop 2 PM on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at Unley Community Centre, 18 Arthur Street Unley through Sustainable Communities SA.

“Living more sustainably is a real challenge. Where to start? How to do it? Two people who have made their house more sustainable and grow a lot of their own food are giving this workshop. John Boland is Professor of Environmental Mathematics at University of South Australia, specialising in modelling of renewable energy and water supply systems. His PhD was in modelling heat flows in houses, which led him on a path towards work in energy efficient housing. Chris Bryant is a part time research assistant, former registered nurse, and an accredited Permaculture Designer. She has been in charge of the garden design features that will be focussed on in this workshop. Together, they produce 30% of their food from their garden which also acts as climate control, habitat for frogs, birds and lizards, sanctuary and place for enjoyment. On the side, they also manage a rural property in Monarto, where they are custodians for several rare and threatened plant species, including one on the nationally endangered species list. Over thirty years, they have made it into a private conservation park.”

Please register to attend this workshop at to ensure your place. For more details about the workshop, download this PDF: Grow, Grow, Grow Your Own flyer

1 thought on “Grow, grow, grow your own”

  1. Just discovered your group. Please send me info on further workshops,
    Regards Rosalie
    Myrtle Bank


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