Snake Awareness, Snakebite First Aid and Venomous Snake Handling Course

SNAKE AWARENESS, SCORPION AWARENESS, BASIC SNAKEBITE FIRST AID TREATMENT AND VENOMOUS SNAKE HANDLING COURSE Daniel and I just completed a certificate (Snake Awareness and Venomous Snake Handling) course with African Snakebite Institute (ASI). The course was taught by Johan Marais, an internationally known herpetologist and author of Snakes and Reptiles in Southern Africa. The courses covered: Snake Awareness,…

25 March – 2 April

Upcoming Permaculture Design Course (PDC) This internationally accredited course will equip you with the awareness and tools to design any farm, small holding or homestead. Course material will cover: Various systems to harvest and filter water: Drinking water How to build a sand filter Grey water systems Banana circles Hot water systems Storing water The…

Workshop: Growing Summer Salads

Date: 14 January 2017 Time: 10:00am to 14:00 Cost: R399 (Includes vegetarian lunch and herbal teas from the garden) Buy Tickets Online Here   Join me for a well rounded workshop on growing easy summer salad vegetables, flowers and herbs for your table. Recipes included. Limited places available, so book now to avoid disappointment.   For bookings…

Workshop: Creating an Edible Garden of Happiness

Date: 20 March Time: 10:00am till 16:00pm Cost: R450 (inclusive of vegetarian lunch and herbal teas from the garden) In celebration of International Day of Happiness, we will talking about edible flowers and how to bring brightness and happiness to your garden. Notes included. Limited places available, so book now to avoid disappointment. For bookings & enquiries email workshops@inspirepermaculture.com or…

Workshop: Attracting & Supporting Wildlife in Our Garden

Date: 3 March Time: 10:00am till 16:00pm Cost: R450 (inclusive of vegetarian lunch and herbal teas from the garden) In celebration of World Wildlife Day, we will be constructing bat and owl boxes and cover the benefits of creating diverse ecosystems to attract and support wildlife in our garden. This workshop will cover practical  as well as theory. Notes included. Limited…

Workshop: Pond Building for Garden Diversity

Date: 2 February Time: 10:00am till 14:00pm Cost: R450 (inclusive of vegetarian lunch and herbal teas from the garden) In commemoration of World Wetlands Day, we will be constructing a pond and will cover the benefits of creating diverse ecosystem to attract birds, frogs and other beneficial wildlife to your garden. This workshop will cover the…

Permaculture Design Course with Hope Foundation

Permaculture Design Course in Eastern Cape Hope Organic & Permaculture Farm I have just returned from a 2 week stay at Santa Paloma Guest Farm in East London where I was teaching animal integration, zones and sectors on a PDC that Hope Farm was hosting. What a great team of people. Belinda Hope runs a…

12-25 November

I’m heading up to Hope Farm this week to assist on this months Permaculture Design Course (PDC),   https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1722155748106106&set=a.1381713532150331.1073741827.100009350915462&type=3

Barrydale In Bloom

7 till 16 October 2016 Barrydale In Bloom – An Open Gardens Safari The Klein Karoo in the Western Cape is littered with little gems like Barrydale; where charm and character abound and the historical and natural appeal is undeniable. This town is perched along Route 62, and is surrounded by vineyards and fruit orchards,…

Symphony Of The Soil Gala Screening – 14 August 2016

Soil for Life is proudly hosting the South African premiere of the award-winning documentary Symphony of the Soil. Tickets for this green gala include delicious plant-based snacks, popcorn and drinks. All profits will go towards building healthy soils, people and communities. Join Nik Rabinowitz and Stellar Organic wines for an entertaining, educational night & help…

Childhood Education

Aimed at children between the ages of 9 to 11. Where: Bergvliet, Southern Suburbs Cost: R1000 per child for the term.   Dates for 3rd Term: Thursdays from 1pm till 2pm 20 July (Introduction to Permaculture Ethics and Principles) 27 July (using waste as a resource and composting worms) 3 August (composting systems) 10 August (ways to harvest…