Inspirational gardens

Children playing

Garden of hope

Thu, 16/11/2017 - 9:18am

Penny Woodward writes about an amazing Australian garden project for the children of the Gaza Strip.

Botanic garden beauty

Sun, 02/07/2017 - 8:00am

Visit the award-winning Australian Garden in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Cranbourne, to watch it develop and grow, writes Penny Woodward.

Produce at Transition Farm

Farming transformed

Thu, 08/06/2017 - 8:00am

Penny Woodward visits a thriving farm that’s producing masses of food from what was once malnourished soil.

Flowers in the walled garden

Colclough walled garden

Wed, 15/07/2015 - 1:04pm

A chance signpost and a meandering walk through Irish woodland led PENNY WOODWARD to a secret walled garden.

intl permaculture day

Permaculture guru

Mon, 28/04/2014 - 10:30am

To celebrate Permaculture Day, JACQUELINE FORSTER revisits an interview with permie pioneer Rowe Morrow.

Organic 'Santa Rosa' plums.

Chemical warfare

Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:55pm

Commercially grown plums are exposed to a chemical cocktail of pesticides and herbicides, writes TIM MARSHALL.


Earth Day 2014

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 2:19pm

Take a moment today to thank Mother Earth, writes JACQUELINE FORSTER.

Agrarian Kitchen

Agrarian paradise

Wed, 16/04/2014 - 8:52am

A veteran of hundreds of garden visits, JUSTIN RUSSELL finds fresh inspiration at Tasmania's Agrarian Kitchen.