Inside our latest magazine…

Buy Now ticketThis issue is our Small Space gardening special, plus we reveal our Patch from Scratch garden makeover! Organic Gardener magazine July/August Issue - Out now!

Permaculture Made Easy

A beginner’s guide to Permaculture with stories from Josh Byrne, Linda Woodrow, Phil Dudman and more. It’s the permaculture guide designed for you.

Happy Hens are on the way!

Our first book, Happy Hens, is available to pre-order on-line or from ABC Shops. Get your copy now and save 15%.

Organic cotton tea towels

Printed in three different designs, our tea towels are made from 100% organic cotton, printed with organic dyes. Order now - call (02) 8877 0361.

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Recent blogs

Asian greens

What to plant in July

Before planting in July it pays to take your soil's temperature, says JUSTIN RUSSELL.

Blackie rugs up

Cool chicks

Winter isn’t the most pleasant time in the poultry yard, but JESSAMY MILLER has some hot tips for cool chicks.


The wonders of watercress

Contrary to opinion, watercress is easy to grow, says JUSTIN RUSSELL, plus it's a nutritional powerhouse...

Colourful leafy lettuces

Leafy salad greens

Although winter is not normally associated with salads, it's a great time for growing leafy greens, says PENNY...

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Raising seeds

PHIL DUDMAN says it's never too late to sow some seeds. Check out his Seed Sowing Guide available to download.

Patch from scratch

Catch up with Patch from Scratch winner Alex Gordon as she talks about the makeover experience with Simon Marnie on 702 ABC Radio Sydney.

Planting guides

Our simple planting guides will help you find out what plants grow best in
your region and when to plant them.

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Frankie, Noah and Aurelia Gordon with Rosie the Araucana chicken

Patch from Scratch   Pictures, plans and more from the Gordon’s makeover.


How to…

Pests & Diseases

Sustainable Living

Latest videos


Backyard chickens

Check out the chook palace in the Patch from Scratch garden and see Alex and Costa as they release the chooks! in this epidode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Safe soil

How safe is your soil? Professor Mark Taylor from Macquarie University's VegeSafe program tests the soil in the Patch from Scratch garden in this epidode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Garlic varieties

Learn about different garlic varieties to grow now with our horticultural editor and garlic guru, Penny Woodward in this video from ABC TV Gardening Australia.

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