Welcome to Djanbung Gardens

International permaculture centre in the beautiful Nimbin valley of northern NSW.

Be a change-maker • shaping the future

Join us in creating a better world – to regenerate the land, build caring communities and reconnect with nature. Permaculture is one of the most effective tools we can use to solve problems in a creative way, to adapt to a changing climate and make the rapid transition to a resource-wise society.

Djanbung Gardens, designed by permaculture pioneer, Robyn Francis, is globally renowned as one of permaculture’s leading education and demonstration sites. The public programs are managed by Permaculture College Australia Inc, a non-profit organisation specialising in professional training and community education in permaculture, earth stewardship and sustainable practices.

Immerse yourself in permaculture for an intensive living, learning experience with PCA at Djanbung Gardens for our residential PDC intensive. Gain knowledge and skills to design your property, create abundance, build resilient community and bring practical sustainability into your personal life, profession and workplace.

Robyn Francis

Short courses & Workshops

Natural Dye Workshop

$175.00
Early Bird

Short courses & Workshops

Bamboo Essentials – Weekend Workshop

$295.00

PDC: Permaculture Design Courses

PDC-PLUS 17-day Course Nov 2019

$2,395.00
Early Bird

PDC: Permaculture Design Courses

PDC – August

$2,265.00 $1,995.00

Learn in a living working permaculture farm where the concepts taught are practiced  

Explore all of our courses

Since 1994, what was a degraded 5-acre cow pasture has been transformed into a cornucopia of biodiversity and abundance. At Djanbung Gardens you can experience a wide range of working systems demonstrating approaches to sustainable living and design through our guided and self-guide tours and training programs including short courses, part and full-time accredited training, and residential internships.

Visit Djanbung Gardens

Full Guided Garden Tours – Book a tour to explore our permaculture gardens with one of our trained staff explaining the intricacies of permaculture design and practices applied here.

Basic Tour is approx 1 hour, In-depth tour: 2 hours duration.

Guided tours please book in advance: $50 min or 3 or more $20/person.  Enquire about our special group bookings and rates.

Book your tour

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