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International Permaculture Day 2017 Tour

We've had a number of private tours here recently, now it's time to open our place up to the wider community. Join us for tours running at 2:00 and 3:30, each tour runs for a bit over an hour - so bring a hat and comfortable shoes. Cost is $5, which includes a 2017 Permaculture Calendar - if you don't already have one!

Features include:passive solar design, with raised living room slabreuse of original building and 2nd hand materialsintegrated cellar / tank stand / cool cupboardlow energy consumption home (around 3-4kw/h p/d)1.5kw solar arrayrainwater capture in tanks and earthworkschooks and small netted espaliered orchardfossil-fuel free heating and hot water systemuse of large Red Gum which was milled on-sitegreenhouse with experimental aquaponicsvegetable gardens and multi-grafted fruit treescomposting system A range of PERMACULTURE BOOKs will be available for sale on the day.

You can visit us on Sunday the 7th of May at 1a Abdallah Road, Seymour, Victoria - from 2:00…