Introduction to Permaculture and Urban Agriculture

Friday 03 May 2019 - Friday 07 June 2019

Course Overview

The course will include sessions on seasonal food growing; composting and worm farming; soil preparation; plant propagation; organic pest control and animal husbandry. Participants will gain both practical skills and basic knowledge of sustainable gardening and permaculture principles.

Potential Pathways

Pathways include further study in permaculture design, urban agriculture and land management (environmental regeneration). Other potential pathways are volunteer and work opportunities in community gardens and community enterprises.


Full Price: $77, Concession $57
(ACFE Tuition Fee: $25, Amenities: $32/$52)

Course Duration and Location

A 6-week course (4 hours session each week) Fridays 3rd of May to 7th of June 10am- 2pm.

At Finbar Neighbourhood House (143 Kent St, Richmond VIC 3121).


Course Location


Date and time:
6 x Fridays 10am - 2pm
Friday 03 May 2019 - Friday 07 June 2019

143 Kent St