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Refreshing the beds at our Woollongabba site

12 Aug , 2017   Video

This is our Woollongabba site, hosted by our Sponsor Wine & Dine’m Catering. The site is at the back of a warehouse and in an effort to grow food anywhere, we employ self watering wicking tanks. The tanks are made from cutting IBC Tanks in half. We found the design from looking at Rob’s website […]

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Mini Farm @ Timber Tots, Camp Hill

18 Feb , 2017  

Last year Jana and Lachlan from Timber Tots Child Care land shared their site next to the Timber Tots Child Care Center on Bennetts Road, Camp Hill. It has taken a few months to get sorted between juggling funding, resources and time to get were we are today. This site will have 40 7.6m x […]

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Creating our new wicking bed POD

20 Feb , 2016   Gallery

We are grateful to Wine & Dine’m Catering for hosting a wicking bed pod behind their offices in Woollongabba. These 8 self watering wicking beds are made from food grade IBC tanks.  We got the idea and instructions from our new friend Rob from Rob Bob’s Backyard Farming. This project was created over 4 weekends.  […]


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POD0 Planting Day

8 Nov , 2015  

What a superb turn out of volunteers to our first planting day. With over 70 plants placed in 10 garden beds we successfully tested all our processes and procedures for our Earth Based Pod design.

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Green Waste Program

17 Oct , 2015  

We are pleased to say that since Thursday 8 October 2015, we have collected 16 bins with 254 kg of green waste supplied by our supporters Top Spot Fruit Mart and Wine & Dine’m Catering. From this we fed the chooks, all the worm farms and used the rest in the new composts.