Sustainable Property Design

We help environmentally conscious homeowners, who want to grow their own food but are not sure where to start, evaluate their options to develop a strategy for their property, so they can be confident they are developing their property in a sustainable and environmentally friendly way.

Benefits of A Property Design

Save Time/Money

  • Avoid errors and missed opportunities before proceeding with work on the property?
  • Get advice on the best place to locate your garden
  • Get advice on what crops you can grow
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Higher Confidence

  • Get your plans for your garden validated by a designer
  •  have the confidence to get stuck in and start growing your own food
  • get advice on the different animal options for your property

Experienced Input

  • Can’t see the woods for the trees?
  • Having a conversation with an experience designer and grower will open you up to their knowledge and experience. 
  • They may just see something you have missed about your property. 

Features of a Property Design

Tailored To The Individual

  • Our consultations and designs are tailored to the individual to maximise your impact.
  • How much time do you have?
  • What do you like to eat? 
  • How many people do you need to feed?

Our consultations cover this and much much more. 

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Tailored To The Property

  • What size is your property?
  • What is your local climate?
  • What space do you have to grow?
  • What other uses do you require from the property?

We combine years of designing experience to best advise you on how to start grwoing.  

Speak to a Certified Designer

  • All our designers are certified permaculture designers
  • We have completed over 100 designs between us
  • We are all experienced growers from many different grow zones and climates
  • We’re looking forward to speaking to you!
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If you decide a full design is what you require we will deduct 50% of the consult fee off the cost of the design. 

1/8th Acre Property Design


1/8 Acre Permaculture Design



This design is for an urban or suburban property, creating garden space and perennial fruit and vegetable plantings. The design incorporates composting, rainwater collection, and small livestock (e.g. chickens, quail, rabbits), where these activities are allowed within local regulations.

1/4 Acre Property Design




The design for larger suburban or rural lots allows the inclusion of larger vegetable plots and small fruit orchards. Rainwater collection, composting, small livestock, and renewable energy options can also be included within the scope of this design, subject to local regulations.

1 Acre Property Design


1 acre property permaculture design



For larger suburban and rural lots up to 1 acre, the design includes significant vegetable and fruit plantings, allows the inclusion of water features as well as all of the integration of composting, rainwater collection, renewable energy, and livestock (including larger animals such as goats).

Over 1 Acre Property Design




For 2 Acres Plus – please add a number of Acres required for design.

For rural acreages, consideration is given to a wider design scope that incorporates major water features, the design of swales for water collection, the inclusion of larger livestock (goats, cows, pigs etc.), fruit orchards, greenhouses, and forested areas.

Additional information

Property Size