Permaculture Primer - An Introduction to Permaculture
Come to explore an overview of permaculture through the eyes of the ethics and design principles. Set in the heart of the Lockyer Valley, only an hour west of Brisbane and 40 minutes from Toowoomba, this course tackles how to grow food, build houses and create communities, and minimize environmental impact at the same time. Its principles are being constantly developed and refined by people throughout the world.
Join Savour Soil Permaculture for two days to learn the basics of permaculture design. The course aims to inspire and empower you to use permaculture design in your everyday life.
You will learn the history, various definitions, design process, ethics, principles, other design tools and case studies from a range of applications.
This course will cover:
℘ What is Permaculture?
℘ Permaculture Ethics and Design Principles
℘ Soil Basics
℘ Composting for beginners
℘ Food Production (forest gardens and garden farming)
℘ Basic Design Framework
℘ Integrated Animal Systems
℘ Social Permaculture
limited numbers to maximize the outcomes of this dynamic 2-day course.
What you get...
℘ Access to awesome online resources to match the on-ground learning.
℘ Practical examples of permaculture in action
℘ Design and gardening strategies to apply in both your inner & physical landscape.
℘ Discounted prices for our 2019 Permaculture Design Course
Tea and coffee, morning tea and afternoon tea will be provided. Please bring your own lunch or there are options available within a 15 minute walk
Where: Savour Soil Permaculture, Laidley
For those traveling for this course, there is accommodation available at the local show grounds for a small fee. It is within walking distance to all amenities and the workshop venue
Cost: $150 for 2 days of dynamic learning, online resources, morning and afternoon tea provided