Patch from scratch


Do you dream of turning your urban back (or front) yard into a sustainable, edible paradise… but don’t know where to start?

Well… dream no more!

ABC Organic Gardener, in conjunction with Milkwood Permaculture, is offering one lucky reader the chance to win an instructive and thoughtful permaculture garden transformation.


What you get

  • consultation, design & plans
  • raised garden beds
  • seedlings, seeds and organic soil
  • fruit trees
  • composting worm farm
  • rainwater tank & watering system
  • 2 laying hens and a chook house
  • a free Milkwood Permaculture ‘Serious Backyard Veggie Growing’ course and more!
  • plus be featured in Organic Gardener magazine


Additional prizes will be supplied by…




Custom herb boxes




Worms DownunderWorms Downunder

Diggers Club


Red comb chook feeder





Taj Mahal chicken coop


At Organic Gardener magazine we know that productive gardens don’t happen overnight so we’ll help you develop the confidence to grow your own chemical-free food and live more sustainably.

To be eligible to enter the Organic Gardener Patch from Scratch Competition your backyard must be located in the suburbs of an Australian capital city, be roughly 100 square metres in area and have easy access for material delivery (see the full terms and conditions, below).

You, the garden owner(s), will be eager to embrace an organic lifestyle and willing to maintain the garden for many productive years to come. If you think you fit the bill, complete the entry form below, upload some photos and/or a video of you and your backyard and cross your fingers!


This competition has ended.