Inside our latest magazine…

Buy Now ticketThis issue is our Small Space gardening special, plus we reveal our Patch from Scratch garden makeover! Organic Gardener magazine July/August Issue - Out now!

Permaculture Made Easy

A beginner’s guide to Permaculture with stories from Josh Byrne, Linda Woodrow, Phil Dudman and more. It’s the permaculture guide designed for you.

Happy Hens are on the way!

Our first book, Happy Hens, is available to pre-order on-line or from ABC Shops. Get your copy now and save 15%.

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Recent blogs

Bok Choy

What to plant in August

It may feel like winter will never end but JUSTIN RUSSELL says it’s time to get a head start on your spring veg.

Winter Washing Fruit Trees

Gardening jobs for August

Longing to escape the house and get stuck into some proper winter gardening? Check out JUSTIN RUSSELL's tips for...

how safe is glyphosate?

The truth about glyphosate

It is a globally used herbicide but the UK Soil Association is questioning its safety, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

Asian greens

What to plant in July

Before planting in July it pays to take your soil's temperature, says JUSTIN RUSSELL.

Flowers in the walled garden

Colclough walled garden

A chance signpost and a meandering walk through Irish woodland led PENNY WOODWARD to a secret walled garden.

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full moon rising

Full moon rising

You asked for it, so here is the 2015-16 moon planting chart, available to download free, with explanatory text by Lyn Bagnall.


Raising seeds

PHIL DUDMAN says it's never too late to sow some seeds. Check out his Seed Sowing Guide available to download.

Planting guides

Our simple planting guides will help you find out what plants grow best in
your region and when to plant them.

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Frankie, Noah and Aurelia Gordon with Rosie the Araucana chicken

Patch from Scratch   Pictures, plans and more from the Gordon’s makeover.


How to…

Pests & Diseases

Sustainable Living

Latest videos


Backyard chickens

Check out the chook palace in the Patch from Scratch garden and see Alex and Costa as they release the chooks! in this episode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Safe soil

How safe is your soil? Professor Mark Taylor from Macquarie University's VegeSafe program tests the soil in the Patch from Scratch garden in this epidode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Garlic varieties

Learn about different garlic varieties to grow now with our horticultural editor and garlic guru, Penny Woodward in this video from ABC TV Gardening Australia.

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