Events, PDC, Permaculture courses

Ballarat Permaculture Guild Permaculture Design Course 2024

We are thrilled to announce dates and information for next years Ballarat Permaculture Course. If you’re interested in knowing more, we are offering two information sessions on September 10th (2pm – 3:30pm) & October 7th (10:30am – 12pm) at 42A Dyte Pde, Ballarat East (Uniting).

Full course details can be found at: Permaculture Design Course – Ballarat Permaculture Guild


Upcoming Events

Permies at the Pub

Every 4th Thursday of the month from 6 pm. Most people have a meal, but that's not essential, you can just drop in for a drink and a chat. It's a great way to check us out without committing to anything 😉  As we need to book a table, please let us know via the Facebook reminder for the event, or email to if you'd like to attend.

Events, Permablitz

Invermay Permablitz – May 2023

What an amazing Blitz!!

Thanks to the attendees for such a great day. Everyone absolutely smashed it and we tore through the ambitious to do list in between drizzle, great chats, snacks and goat visits.

Also a big thank you to Bill Stubbs for sharing his plant and landscaping knowledge and the seedlings used on the day.

The BPG committee are looking for hosts, so if you could do with a few extra hands in your garden, send an email or fill in the expression of interest form on the website:

Host a Permablitz


World Permaculture Day 7 May 2023

For World Permaculture Day we are having a great permaculture film.

We will be watching The Permaculture Orchard

This is a free event and will be held at Uniting Care, 42A Dyte Parade, Ballarat East from 3 pm - 5 pm.

Free tickets at:

You can learn more about the film at:

All very welcome.

Events, Food & Seasonal eating

February – Community Potluck

Come along to our first Potluck dinner in a long while. 

All are welcome, this will be a family friendly event where you bring a plate to share.

It will be an informal evening where you can meet like-minded people and families. There will be some games and basic activities for the kids (and any adults that want to join in)

What is a Potluck dinner?

potluck dinner is a communal gathering where each guest or group contributes a different, often homemade, dish of food to be shared. Guests may bring in any form of food, ranging from the main course to desserts.

What to bring:

  • Yourselves
  • A dish to share (If you have particular dietary requirements e.g. celiac you may wish to bring your own meal) 

Tickets at:

February - Community Potluck (Bring Food to Share), Ballarat East, Sat 4th Feb 2023, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT | Humanitix

We look forward to meeting you all there.