Construction

Digging in

June 13, 2017 // 3 Comments

A really crucial step on our Dreamland implementation schedule was to get the holes prepared in order to plant the larger fruit trees over the winter. We needed the holes dug [...]

Access to Dreamland

May 28, 2017 // 1 Comment

Before we could start creating Dreamland, we had to organise efficient access. Even though Gaë and Pauline (the wonderful previous owners), who are still renting, graciously [...]

Potato production pasted

January 15, 2017 // 2 Comments

So our vegetables were growing and mostly producing really well – we had something of everything in their appropriate seasons. Well, that is, except potatoes. So we started [...]

Strawberry fields forever

August 15, 2016 // 1 Comment

In those early years we really wanted to grow prize strawberries. In fact, to this day, we still want to. But in these years we were plagued by snails that ate massive holes [...]

Sweat, tears and sagas

February 1, 2015 // 2 Comments

Victoria has quite a long harsh winter. From around mid-May to typically the end of October, on most days you can only do pleasant activities outside if you’re wrapped in [...]

Back yard make-over

January 15, 2015 // 1 Comment

This post isn’t about organic gardening at all – it’s all about a massive transformation to our living space – but of course we still used organic principles [...]