Revamping the old well

Tom Kendall from the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast talks about revamping an old water well on the Permaculture Demonstration site "Maungaraeeda", so it can be used again to pump water into the swimming dam.

Tom’s Journey into Permaculture

An Interview with Tom Kendall of the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast, about how he got to where he is now and some of the learnings on the way. His journey from a Biodynamic property of 2500 hectares in Western Australia to a 12 hectare Permaculture property in Queensland. He also discusses what Permaculture and self reliance mean to him.

New property addition

Introducing: Full Moon Dam. Created as part of the Earthworks course that ran from 24 - 28 September, the process of digging this dam displayed the challenges of creating a dam in shale, and took student through the whole process, from design through dig to rehabilitation.  The property has very little clay in the ground, …