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…


GGP Peer Evening Topics

The topics below have been the focus of our recent monthly GGP Peer Evenings. 2019 October Ricky Dent of Green Man Char was our guest speaker this month. Ricky told us about the production of biochar…


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…