This Spring, desertSMART COOLmob will be running an Introduction to Permaculture course at the Alice Springs Community Gardens. This 2 day course will familiarise participants with the key principles of Permaculture design in arid environments, with a focus on learning practical skills you can apply in your own backyard.
Topics to be covered will include:
- Site analysis and basic design techniques
- Vegetable gardens
- Fruit trees & natives
- Irrigation basics
- Small animals in the backyard
All participants will receive a complimentary copy of the Alice Springs Vegie Garden Companion, and Geoff Miers Gardening Calendar for Alice Springs. Book now so you don’t miss out!
Course details are:
Dates: October 19 & 26
Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Alice Springs Community Garden (Burke St, East Side) and the Arid Lands
Environment Centre (as needed)
Cost: $220 (GST incl)
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