This course will teach students how to design, measure and set out earthworks. It will teach which tools to use and how to determine contour. Students will be actively involved in the full process, from design to dig, and will learn how to implement earthworks on their property. Erosion issues are discussed and soil repair using plants after earthworks will be undertaken.

This course is a specialist course and is part of the Permaculture Life Skills Internship but can be attended as a separate course.

Course teacher: Tom Kendall

Course cost: $795, inc. camping (byo tent) and all meals for 5 days, or included in the Permaculture Life Skills Internship fee.

Please email us on info (at) for more information or to book for this course.

Limited cabin and caravan accommodation available at extra cost.

BOOK ONLINE for Earthworks course 29 July – 2 August 2013:
(bookings are taken by PRI Australia in a new browser tab)
Book and pay deposit $100
Book and pay full amount $795