Category Archives: Community Projects

Cropfest: celebrating the wonky veg: Sydney, March 28

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Cropfest is all about celebrating the three legged carrot, the eggplant with a nose and all those perfectly good veggies which don’t make it to market because they don’t ‘look right’.

It’s going to be a big evening of hands-on cooking classes, live music and making merry, right in the heart of Sydney…  Continue reading

Photos from our Passata Day


Here’s some photos from the downright awesome Passata Day we had on the weekend.

It was a beautiful, hands-on, all-in day of tomatoes, squishing, bottling, boiling, waiting, playing dominoes, eating, drinking, learning and community…  Continue reading

We’re holding a Passata Day!


We’re celebrating the harvest on January 25th with a Passata Day in Sydney – would you like to come?  Continue reading

4 Free Workshops at the MCA in Sydney


We’re curating a series of ‘Club Nights’ for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney this January… and the theme is (wait for it) Permaculture!

The fun starts this Thursday the 9th at 6pm. Here’s what we have planned for you…  Continue reading

20 Gift ideas for a Planet-Friendly Christmas


Stuff. Most of us have too much of it. We’re all aware of that.

But with kids and relatives and dear friends in need of thanks… how do you get through Christmas without buying small mountains of not-really-needed things?  Continue reading

Back to our Roots: Art + Milkwood this Summer


This Summer it happens that we’re involved in not one but two fabulous art exhibitions in Sydney!

Namely The Yeoman’s Project at AGNSW and Yoko Ono’s WAR IS OVER (if you want it) at the MCA.  Come and visit us!  Continue reading

Tarkine Fundraiser in Sydney next Wednesday


Next Wednesday in Sydney there’s a great night happening at Paddington Town Hall with Bob Brown, Ian Cohen and COSTA!

Are you coming?  Continue reading

Winners of our recent Permaculture Piazza Competition…

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As part of the shenanigans that went on at the Permaculture Piazza a few weeks back, we ran a big and fabulous competition!

And now it’s time to announce the winners… Continue reading

Food Security. and Free Stickers…

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Whatever works, I say. And these stickers certainly do it for me. Our good friend Diego is building an open-source Wild Food map of Sydney, and he needs help to make it happen!

By pitching in you can score some of the above stickers, or a ticket to a weeds dinner, or attend a rather awesome party next weekend featuring foraged cocktails.

Wondering what those are? You should definitely come along then -  you can support the creation of the WildSydney map via the Pozible campaign here…

Milkwood at Gardening Australia Live


Hey guess what? We’re creating an urban ‘Permaculture Piazza’ for Gardening Australia Live, on 18 – 20 October in Sydney!

The Permaculture Piazza will be a leafy space dripping with great ideas and free workshops for creating your own urban permaculture. Continue reading


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