Inside our latest magazine…

Buy your copy nowBe inspired by the new-look Organic Gardener magazine. Grow ravishing radishes, juicy pineapples, pepinos, tomatillos and bug-friendly blooms. Plus much, much more. Out now!

New products from Organic Gardener

Here are some new products from Organic Gardener. Gardening gloves for women and men, in a range of stunning colours and patterns. And kneeling pads, to make your work in the garden easier and more comfortable. Now available!

Happy Hens have arrived!

Our first book, Happy Hens, has arrived, and is available on-line or from ABC Shops. Get your copy now!

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What to plant in December

Want to know the secret to an extended summer harvest season? JUSTIN RUSSELL says it's succession planting. Read on...


Gardening jobs for December

The silly season has begun, and time in the garden can be hard to find, try JUSTIN RUSSELL's tips for quick garden...

Dead spruce and fir trees near Asheville, North Carolina

Forest dieback

DR REESE HALTER says dying forests are the harbinger of climate change. Stay tuned for his reports from COP21, Paris...

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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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