Welcome!

Welcome to the Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap! Join us for the latest, seasonal home produce from friendly, local gardeners.  Take home some fresh food, interesting plants and more inspiring tips to bring your gardens alive.  Put the next date on your calendars! Thanks

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Welcome!

Welcome to the Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap! Join us for the latest, seasonal home produce from friendly, local gardeners.  Take home some fresh food, interesting plants and more inspiring tips to bring your gardens alive.  Put the next date on your calendars! Thanks

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August 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Lovely morning where we shared how easy it is to make milk kefir and how to use it in our everyday food.  Still lots of citrus in season.  Load up with vitamin C to keep away the cold and flu!

August 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Lovely morning where we shared how easy it is to make milk kefir and how to use it in our everyday food.  Still lots of citrus in season.  Load up with vitamin C to keep away the cold and flu!

July 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was our 7th anniversary and the weather was beautiful!  We had great food and a nice variety for swapping.

July 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was our 7th anniversary and the weather was beautiful!  We had great food and a nice variety for swapping.

June 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

A lovely mix of autumn and winter harvests.  Even the cockatoos had to have a look 🙂

June 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

A lovely mix of autumn and winter harvests.  Even the cockatoos had to have a look 🙂

May 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Look at all those quinces!  If you’re making quince paste, remember to keep the liquid that you strain off after boiling the quinces.  You can make quince jelly by just adding sugar and lemon juice, and cooking till it sets.

May 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

Look at all those quinces!  If you’re making quince paste, remember to keep the liquid that you strain off after boiling the quinces.  You can make quince jelly by just adding sugar and lemon juice, and cooking till it sets.

Guest Speakers Wanted

You don’t have to have anything from your garden to swap to attend and join our events.  Why not share your knowledge? Have you got practical tips for growing food in the garden?  Interesting recipes that minimise waste but are

Guest Speakers Wanted

You don’t have to have anything from your garden to swap to attend and join our events.  Why not share your knowledge? Have you got practical tips for growing food in the garden?  Interesting recipes that minimise waste but are

April 2019 Swap @ Mooroolbark

It was the 3rd anniversary and we have spotted at least one unicorn!  It did its magic on the photos so we can’t see it clearly 🙂

April 2019 Swap @ Mooroolbark

It was the 3rd anniversary and we have spotted at least one unicorn!  It did its magic on the photos so we can’t see it clearly 🙂

Save unwanted olives and get free local olive oil

Such a great idea, those with excess olives from their garden can also harvest and deliver them on that weekend. Olives to Oil 2019 Olives to Oil is an annual celebration that brings communities together in the name of sustainable

Save unwanted olives and get free local olive oil

Such a great idea, those with excess olives from their garden can also harvest and deliver them on that weekend. Olives to Oil 2019 Olives to Oil is an annual celebration that brings communities together in the name of sustainable

DIY Fruit Fly Traps in My Garden

I was so absorbed in writing up the demo that I’ve forgotten to show the target end-product…duh!  Nevermind here they are, without any other distractions 🙂  As they are DIY, yours may not look the same but at least you

DIY Fruit Fly Traps in My Garden

I was so absorbed in writing up the demo that I’ve forgotten to show the target end-product…duh!  Nevermind here they are, without any other distractions 🙂  As they are DIY, yours may not look the same but at least you

DIY Fruit Fly Trap Demo

Here are the details of the fruit fly trap demo we did recently.  There are 2 simple traps – a sticky yellow one and a baiting liquid trap. Sticky trap You’ll need: Plastic sleeve – can be reused ziplock, document

DIY Fruit Fly Trap Demo

Here are the details of the fruit fly trap demo we did recently.  There are 2 simple traps – a sticky yellow one and a baiting liquid trap. Sticky trap You’ll need: Plastic sleeve – can be reused ziplock, document

April 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold morning but thankfully not wet.  I did a short demo on DIY fruit fly traps; details will be posted separately.

April 2019 Swap @ Bayswater North

It was a cold morning but thankfully not wet.  I did a short demo on DIY fruit fly traps; details will be posted separately.