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Permablitz May 2018

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Date(s) - 27/05/2018
9:30 am - 1:00 pm

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Reina and David’s – Kings Langley

Program

9:30am ‐ a general safety talk and orientation regarding the site.  secateurs-gloves-garden-utensils
9:45am ‐ division of tasks.
11:00am ‐ morning tea (approx 15 minutes)
1:00pm – light lunch (provided)

Scope of works

(Building your understanding of permaculture principles through practical skills)

Back Yard

  1. Build and fill 2 new raised beds 2.4m X 1.2m X 0.2m and mulch surrounds.
  2. This will be the household’s first dedicated vegetable growing space.Plant vegetable seedlings, flowers and shrubs. Food for people and pollinators.
  3. Prune trees and shrubs. Existing plants create rooms and flow throughout the yard. However, they are congested and some are restricting pathways.
  4. Build a 2-Bay composting system from pallets. Put the large volume of the organic waste generated back into the garden as compost.

Wear: Dress comfortably, according to the weather: closed shoes, hat, gloves and sunscreen.
Bring: Tools – shovels, picks, rakes, wheelbarrows, secateurs, loppers, pruning saws, ladders Power tools – Chain-saws, circular saws, drills, drill bits, shredder AND a little something for a shared morning tea!

RSVP Please let Dom know you are attending: IMPORTANT FOR CATERING LUNCH

For insurance purposes, you need to be a member of Permaculture Sydney West (PSW). You can join PSW on the day.
If you have helped on at least three PermaBlitzes, or are actively involved in some other aspect of PSW you are eligible for a PermaBlitz at your place.
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