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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 slab reuse of original building and 2nd hand materials integrated cellar / tank stand / cool cupboard low energy consumption home (around 3-4kw/h p/d) 1.5kw solar array rainwater capture in tanks and earthworks chooks and small netted espaliered orchard fossil-fuel free heating and hot water system use of large Red Gum which was milled on-site greenhouse with experimental aquaponics vegetable gardens and multi-grafted fruit trees composting 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