Welcome to our new website In true permie fashion, the site will be an evolving project, feedback is encouraged!

Avon Valley Permies starting up.

AVON VALLEY PERMIES (AVP) is a NEW group providing permaculture info, support and activities in Toodyay and the surrounding Avon Valley region. This first meeting will be a relaxed ‘meet and greet’ where we...

Act-Belong-Commit sponsor Permaculture Fest

We cant think of a better fit for a Permaculture Fest event sponsor than the wonderful Act-Belong-Commit message from Healthway. We will be sharing their message as part of our event and hope to...

Permaculture Chickens

Everything in permaculture is about “Integration rather than Segregation”, this is especially important for chooks and other animals in a system. By looking at Animals as design elements, permaculture shows how to best fit...

Soil Building – What to Feed the Soil

CLAY  – High Priority. Clay is of interest to gardeners due to its water holding ability. It is useful in binding soil particles together to create a crumb structure. Bentonite and Kaolin are the...

Raised Garden Beds

I want to grow food… I need a raised garden bed… wow that’s expensive! That’s the thought process of most families looking to start a healthier outlook on food and lifestyle. Most people don’t...

Obtain a Yield

You can’t work on an empty stomach Make sure that the work you are doing will give you a useful or valuable ‘yield’ in return. Whether that be meat or vegetables, fresh water or...

Observe & interact

Beauty is in the mind of the beholder By taking the time to engage with nature we can design solutions that suit our particular situation.

Apply Self Regulation & Accept Feedback

The sins of the fathers are visited on the children unto the seventh generation We need to discourage inappropriate activity to ensure that systems can continue to function well. This earth is the largest...