Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course

Kin Kin, Noosa Area

Quarterly from 9 – 20 August 2019 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$1395 to AU$4894

This globally recognised education course was created by the founders of permaculture - Bill Mollison and David Holmgren. It’s key focus is all-things surrounding sustainable lifestyles with design being the primary activity. The course is well suited to anyone interested in sustainability, organic food growing, natural farming, community living, holistic + healthy living, self-sufficiency and more. Professional development is also supported via follow-up consultations to get you on your feet (upon request - no additional charge).

Included is valuable hands on practical exercises plus experience with permaculture principles and systems including - animal systems, super compost making, swale design and implementing water harvesting techniques and food forest establishment.

The course is held at “Noosa Forest Retreat” - a tropical 160 acre property with four houses in the Noosa Hinterland on the Sunshine Coast, Australia. The property is home to 9 full time residents and backs onto the Woondum National Park. It rises to an elevation of 420 metres with the highest house site on the Sunshine Coast. Noosa Forest Retreat is one of the largest and longest running permaculture demonstration and education centres in Queensland, Australia.

Event Dates

This event occurs quarterly from:
9 – 20 August 2019

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Adult $1395 - $4894 Early bird: AUD1395. Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course AUD1595 PDC and Practical AUD2194. PDC and Practical and 3-Day Private Consulting AUD4894. Accommodation and food not included in this price - available for a small additional fee.

Event Venues

Noosa Forest Retreat
143 Golden Gully Road
Kin Kin
Queensland, Australia 4571

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi


  • Car park
  • Kiosk
  • Lockers
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant - Licensed

Other Information


Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

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