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A new season for permaculture in the Waikato

By Alice Bulmer The Hamilton Permaculture Trust has recently called it a day, after more than a decade. At the AGM in November the decision was made to wind up the Trust and allow permaculture to enter a new era … Continue reading

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Ooooby comes to Waikato

Ooooby is coming to the Waikato this winter! Ooooby (out of our own backyards) re-connects people to their local food sources and offers buyers and growers a supplement to the weekend markets. Waikato residents who want fresh, ethical, wholesome food … Continue reading

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National Permaculture Hui April 25th to 27th.

PiNZ Hui 2014 Poster Permaculture – more than gardening Heal, Connect, Protect Join the gathering of the permaculture movement – coming up in 2 weeks! This year in Wellington, set in an unusual yet extra-ordinary urban setting. Conferences, discussions and … Continue reading

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Join us for a time at our event during the Hamilton Gardens Summer festival in the Sustainable Backyard Garden. Sunday 23rd. February 10am. to 3pm. The focus this year is about Ways to conserve water and become drought resilient. 10am. … Continue reading

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Glimpses Of Permaculture Design Modules

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Guided Tours of the Sustainable Backyard Garden

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Its that time of the year when schools are looking for end of year outings and what could be better than a guided tour of the garden. Most schools have their own productive gardens and are keen for more ideas … Continue reading

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Community gardening modules

Different Community groups request a gardening module for their community programs. We are often asked to provide a gardening module designed to suit their clients. We have had an enjoyable year catering for a number of different groups.

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Annual General Meeting

Join us for afternoon tea in the garden. We would love to see some new faces and hear fresh ideas. Sunday December 8th. at 3.30pm. 88 Nixon Street, Hamilton East Down a driveway so best to park on the road. … Continue reading

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Time Bank National Hui

   Otaki College        Otaki dates:    15, 16, 17 November 2013  West Tararua Timebank are delighted to host this years National Hui. We are looking forward to telling you all about some very exciting events and initiatives happening Otaki and to sharing … Continue reading

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2014 Summer Festival Dates Confirmed

The Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival dates have now been confirmed. As part of this, on February 23rd Hamilton permaculture Trust will host a full day of events and innovations in the Sustainable Backyard Garden. An exciting and inspiring programme is … Continue reading

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