40 Years of Permaculture

As part of our 40-year celebration of Permaculture, we are releasing writings about it from prominent people in the movement.

Graduates Get-together, a great success!

It was a weekend of meet and great; connecting with old friendships, starting new; show and tell; sharing journeys and plans for the future and celebrating permaculture. And what a weekend it was! It reinvigorated some, inspired others, stimulated us all, and recommitted us to keep going with our permaculture projects and lifestyle.

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International Permaculture Day and its history

International Permaculture Day is an event and history very close to my heart. It’s close because I was instrumental in developing it. From 2000 to 2013. For those of you interested in its roots and development I have my story. It all started back in 2000 when the...

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From “way out” to very “in” in 40 years.

Permaculture evolved from visionary thinking by Bill Mollison and others in the early 1970’s to becoming a stated design system in 1978 in “Permaculture One”. The statement by David Holmgren pinpoints the date when we can say Permaculture became a thing to understand and do.

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Permaculture… forty years on

As part of our 40-year celebration of Permaculture, we are releasing writings about it from prominent people in the movement. Here’s one from Geoffrey, many of you know as a graduate of Bill Mollison, an academic associate professor at Macquarie University and now PSI’s assistant director admin and finances.

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2018 – 40th Anniversary of Permaculture

Next year is a special year for permaculture - celebrating its 40th Anniversary. Just think 40 years of Permaculture. Look how far we’ve come! PSI will be unveiling some special events for 2018 over the next couple of months to celebrate 40 years of permaculture. Here...

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