Water Efficient Wicking Beds and Pots – Community Workshop

Workshop Description Wicking beds and pots water themselves and are a great DIY project for the water smart gardener. Wicking beds and pots are watered from a reservoir below the soil. Through a…


Worm Wicking – One Year On

Last August, I wrote an article for SGA about my first attempt at a Sustainable Wicking Worm Bed.…


Sustainable Wicking Worm Bed

Progress Updated March 2013 When I built my first wicking worm bed 10 months ago, it was a test bed…


Wicking Beds

You know, I’ve been doing this horticulture thing for a while, and over that time, I’ve seen a…


Wildlife in a Tangle

An Australia-first law about fruit tree netting is proposed to protect wildlife.  See…


A School’s Sustainable Gardening Adventure

One way to teach children about sustainable gardening practices is by developing a community garden…


Overwintering Capsicum

One of SGA's staunch supporters and volunteers, Gianni Montalto, tells us his experience with…


Community Workshops

Learning Together to Garden Sustainably SGA Community Workshops can be booked by any organisation interested in helping people garden more sustainability (note: travel costs may apply).  With over 30…


A Return to Nature – Organic Design

In a previous article on Wellbeing Gardening I summarised the research regarding the strong links…


Gardening to Nurture the Planet – Videos

Whether you’re a first time gardener or a seasoned green thumb, these bite-sized, fast-paced, funny little flicks will get you growing in no time. For the low-down on everything from worm farming…