Fremantle community gardens

I recently visited Fremantle in Western Australia (early February 2016) and while there took some time out to walk round to see what was happening with the community gardens in the immediate area. I walked to […]

Chelsea Physic Garden

Chelsea Physic Garden – I recently visited this great old physic garden in central London. The sign outside says it was established by the ‘Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London‘ in 1673 and is the […]

Randwick NSW community gardens

I called in to see the Randwick community organic garden on 19 Jan to see what they were doing with their space. They are funded by the Randwick City Council and the garden is organised along the lines of […]

Sydney Botanic Gardens

Went for a wander through the Sydney Botanic Gardens on Saturday 9 July and even though it was mid winter I was impressed by these two displays still going strong despite the cold and wind […]

chippendale street gardens

Corner of Myrtle and Pine Street, Chippendale, Sydney. Some quick snaps of some of the street plantings … it’s small scale but really does give the place some atmosphere and even some useful urban food sources. […]

cage stage 1

This is stage 1 of building the cage for growing vegetables in a hostile environment. It is designed to be free of wallabies, bower birds and possums all of which strip growth very quickly. It […]