AGM & Intro to Urban Permaculture
16 March, 2016
CL_37Rnf/M3 (37 Rainforest Walk, Lecture theatre M3 on clayton campus.
we are hosting a General Meeting with an Introduction to Urban Permaculture from our long time friend and Collaborator, Seila Hirek of Childs Play Permaculture.
Agenda: Meeting to commence 4:15pm.
- Welcoming, honouring of country
- Ratifying Previous minutes and motions
- Introduction to upcoming projects, working B's, Wholefoods and Permaculture collaboration at MPG and positions available
-Progress of the seedlings and direction's for upcoming plantings
- Following the meeting, commencing at 5:00pm will be the Intro to Permaculture workshop
This workshop will give an introduction to permaculture, which is an agro-ecological approach to food production. It will show how permaculture can be applied in the urban garden. Permaculture concepts covered; herb spirals, the use of swales, care and uses of chickens, food forest's, composting, intensive planting systems and perennial plants.
Seila Hierk has a degree in Agricultural Science, Grad Dip in Education, Masters in Social Science (International Development) and a permaculture design certificate. Seila has over 5 years experience teaching intensive garden systems to primary schools and has been advising the Monash Permaculture group for the past 5 years. Seila runs numerous workshops for councils and other organisations on wick garden beds, Asian vegetables, intensive planting systems and sustainable gardening.
This is for anybody and everybody. Current members, future members and interested members of the community.