Rustic Eco-van Country Weekend Getaway 

Rustic Eco-van Country Weekend Getaway 

The PSI Eco-van is the perfect place for a weekend getaway in the country just 2 hours from Sydney in the Hawkesbury near Wisemans Ferry.  The van site is nestled on the Permaculture Sydney Institute farm site on the Macdonald river, Upper Macdonald. It is surrounded...
The Eco-Permavan – Ready for Bookings in March!

The Eco-Permavan – Ready for Bookings in March!

The Permavan on the PSI Farm is nearly ready to hire! We have finally finished renovating the van and just await the installation of solar and it will be ready to go. We expect it to be fully complete and ready for bookings by March. Stay tuned for more on this in the...
Natural Building Workshop June 2023 

Natural Building Workshop June 2023 

The long weekend natural building Workshop was a wonderful weekend where we constructed a new small building off our existing wattle and daub hut. We built a rammed earth wall; a light straw wall and a rammed earth floor.  The building is for our wwooffers...
PSI Farm Food Forest Sponsor a Tree Project Update

PSI Farm Food Forest Sponsor a Tree Project Update

I’m pleased to announce that our food forest tree sponsorship project has got off to a good start. A few people have sponsored trees and we have got some in the ground to commence the forest. If you haven’t caught up on the detail of this exciting new project see here...
Our last Earthworks and Water workshop

Our last Earthworks and Water workshop

Our last Earthworks and Water Workshop we held in in Feb with Doc Spicer was a smash hit. We learned about swales and terraces and constructed two terraces as earthworks for the farm food forest. Participants also had a go on the excavators, mulched and seeded the...