PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE’S
The first 100 PDCs taught by Robyn Francis 1985-2008
(For full up to date list go here)

Did you participate in one of these PDC’s as a student or presenter?
or perhaps on a post-PDC or advanced course with Robyn or at Djanbung Gardens – please join the Permaculture College Alumni by registering on this site as a member.

1. 1985 Sydney  (Petersham & Ryde School of Horticulture)
2. 1986 Sydney, Tranbi Aboriginal College
3. 1986 Hawkesbury Agricultural College
4. 1986 Permaculture Institute of North America, Whitby Island WA., U.S.A. (co-teacher, Lea Harrison) – PDC for women
5. 1987 E.P.I. Centre, Enmore, Sydney
6. 1987 Hyderabad University, India  (co-teacher, Bill Mollison)
7. 1987 E.P.I. Centre, Enmore, Sydney
8. 1988 March, Cummeragunja Aboriginal Village, (co-teacher Rosemary Morrow)
9. 1988 Autumn, E.P.I. Centre, Enmore, Sydney
10. 1988 November, Arid Zone PDC for Aboriginal Outstations, Junkurakurr Aboriginal Resource Centre, Tennant Creek (sponsored by N.T. TAFE Open College & DEET)
11. 1988 Spring, Sydney; EPI Centre,
12. 1989 July Lismore, NSW.
13. 1989 August, Arid Zone PDC for Aboriginal Town Camps, Tangentyere Land Council, Alice Springs. (D.E.E.T.)
14. 1989 Sept, Arid Zone Permaculture Design Course for Aboriginal Town Camps and Outstations, Tangentyere Land Council, Alice Springs. (D.E.E.T.)
15. 1990 March, Humid & Arid Tropics PDC, C.E.D., Youth India Project, Penukonda, South India
16. 1990 April, Lismore, NSW.
17. 1990 April, The Web, Brisbane, Queensland
18. 1990 May, Coffs Harbour, NSW
19. 1990 October, The Web, Brisbane, Queensland,
20. 1991 January, Temperate PDC, Tullawalla, Kinglake, Victoria
21. 1991 Feb-April, Lismore, NSW
22. 1991 May, Gunundi Conference Centre, Ballina NSW
23. 1991 June-Aug, The Web, Brisbane, Queensland
24. 1991 Nov. Gunundi Conference Centre, Ballina NSW
25. 1992 January, L. R. E., Lismore, NSW
26. 1992 April, The Web, Brisbane Queensland
27. 1992 April, L. R. E., Lismore,
28. 1992 May, Tikitiki Marai, East Cape, New Zealand
29. 1992 June, Gunundi Conference Centre, Ballina NSW
30. 1992 July-August, Bellingen, NSW Mid-North Coast
31. 1992 Nov, Gunundi Conference Centre, Ballina NSW
32. 1993 January, L.R.E. Lismore,
33. 1993 Feb-March, Lismore Part-Time course,
34. 1993 March-April, Roseberry Creek, Kyogle, NSW
35. 1993April-May, Gunundi Conference Centre, Ballina NSW
36. 1993October, Lismore NSW
37. 1994January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin NSW,
38. 1994 May, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin NSW
39.  1994 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
40. 1994 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
41. 1995 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
42. 1995 May, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
43. 1995 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
44. 1995 October, Tabanan, Bali, Indonesia
45. 1995 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
46. 1996 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
47   1996 May, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
48   1996 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
49   1996 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
50.  1997 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
51.  1997 May, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin,
52.  1997 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
53. 1997 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
54. 1998 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
55. 1998 May, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
56. 1998 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
57. 1998 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
58. 1999 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
59. 1999 February,  Raglan, New Zealand
60. 1999 Mar-Apr, IDEP, Bali, Indonesia
61. 1999 May, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
62. 1999 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
63. 1999 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
64. 2000 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
65. 2000 April, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
66. 2000 July, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
67. 2000 Sept, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
68. 2000 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
69. 2001 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
70. 2001 April, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
71. 2001 June, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
72. 2001 Sept, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
73. 2001 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
74. 2002 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
75. 2002 April, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
76. 2002 July, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
77. 2002 Sept, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
78. 2002 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
79. 2003 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
80. 2003 April, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
81. 2003 June, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
82. 2003 August, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
83. 2003 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
84    2004, January, Djanbung Gdns Nimbin, NSW
85  2004 April,  Djanbung Gdns Nimbin, NSW
86   2004 July, Djanbung Gdns Nimbin, NSW
87   2004 October, Djanbung Gardens Nimbin, NSW
88   2005 January Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
89   2005 Mar-July, UNSW Ecoliving Centre, Randwick Sydney
90   2005 July, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
91.  2005 Jul-Nov, UNSW Ecoliving Centre, Randwick Sydney
92.  2005 Aug-Oct, Djanbung Gardens P/T, Nimbin, NSW
93   2005 November, Djanbung gardens Nimbin, NSW
94   2006 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
95   2006 April, Raglan, New Zealand, Nimbin, NSW
96   2006 July, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
97   2007 Feb-Apr, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
98   2007 July, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
99   2007 November, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW
100  2008 January, Djanbung Gardens, Nimbin, NSW

Full up to date list of Robyn Francis Courses please visit http://www.robynfrancis.com/pdcs-taught-since-1985/

Nationalities
People from all continents and climates have participated in these courses including from: Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, East Timor, Korea, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Vietnam, Japan, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Zambia, Botswana, Ghana, Mauritius, Morocco, Iran, Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Turkey, Greece, Malta, Italy, Switzerland, France, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Germany, Holland, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Canada, USA, Mexico, Columbia, Ecuador, Salvador, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Cuba

Some well known permaculture teachers and activists who have done a PDC with Robyn Francis include Rosemary Morrow, Costa Georgiardis (ABC Gardening Australia host) Dr Venkat, Narsanna Koppula, Russ Grayson, Geoff Lawton, Annette McFarlane, Steve Cran, Finn Mackesy.