Wednesday, 8 June 2016

Podcasts & Permaculture from the New ABC Radio Simple Living Correspondent

Last night was the first of my regular interviews with 612ABC Radio - the Queensland wide radio station. I'm their new Simple Living Correspondent and Permaculture Expert - I'd never expected to become a 'correspondent' - sounds like fun, but serious business too!



My thanks to Rhonda Hetzel of http://down---to---earth.blogspot.com.au. Rhonda decided that it was time to pass the baton for this gig and asked if I'd step up. I appreciate the opportunity.

THE SIMPLE LIFE WITH MORAG GAMBLE

Here is the podcast from the interview that went to air on Tuesday 7 June at 8:30pm...

https://soundcloud.com/612abcbrisbane/the-simple-life-with-morag-gamble

MY MINI-PERMACULTURE PODCASTS

When Maia was little, I use to drop into the local ABC radio station and talk every week about all things permaculture. The producers would play with Maia while I went into the studio. When Hugh came along, it was a little hard to maintain. I managed to keep a record of a few of these vignettes. You can listen to a series of 5 minute podcasts on http://www.seedinternational.com.au/resources.html (my other website that needs some updating - I'm working on it! Actually, I need help - it's all coded.)

Maia, my eldest, turned 10 on the weekend - that decade flew!

PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE 

Now that the children are become a bit more independent, I've decided to start running more permaculture courses and workshops again here at my home in the ecovillage. All these years, I have been constantly out and about teaching, where someone else has been doing the organising, but now I think it's time to open our doors again.

My next Permaculture Design Course is scheduled for August 29 - September 9.  

Bookings are open now for this course here...



I love teaching super practical permaculture workshops - learning design and great strategies by getting hands on and out into permaculture systems.







6 comments:

  1. What a totally worthy successor to Rhonda.

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  2. Morag I've just listened to your ABC interview The Simple Life and loved it.
    Will you be adding this link in future posts after each interview - I have enjoyed listening to it from my computer because I can re-play it too.

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    1. Thanks Jean! I appreciate your comments.

      Yes, I will post the links to the podcast of each ABC Simple Living session here. I'll also keep them together on a page of resources that will be found at the top of my blog.

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  3. I've just discovered you through Rhonda's blog. While I don't have a garden yet (sadly a paved city courtyard...) I hope that this will be in our not too distant future and I look forward to delving into your blog to learn before I get there!

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  4. Really enjoyed your radio segment, Morag. What a great platform to speak from. All the best with it! :D

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