Ever wondered how Northey Street City Farm got its start? This enlightening 15-minute documentary (filmed in 2005) will take you back to the very beginning. In 1992 a group of friends in Red Hill, Brisbane decided to start a city farm based on the principles of permaculture. This is their story. Part One Part Two View more City Farm videos, or subscribe directly to NSCF on YouTube.
NSCF would like to thank all the performers, participants and volunteers who made the 2008 festival such a memorable event. View more City Farm videos, or subscribe directly to NSCF on YouTube.
A message from Karen Shapcott, Arts Coordinator at Northey Street City Farm: Dear Teachers, Northey Street City Farm would like to inform you about the exciting Earth Art Project currently being featured at the farm. Local Brisbane environmental artists are attempting to create the World’s Longest Painting Made from Mud on Newspaper. Using newspaper, flour glue and paint made entirely from mud, we are creating a biodegradable, non-toxic and recyclable [...]
NSCF was recently featured on ABC’s Gardening Australia. The full segment is available on the Gardening Australia episode archives. Simply scroll down to “Northey Street City Farm” (third link down, dated 21/04/2007) to play the video. An NSCF Fact Sheet is also available. Sincerest thanks to Colin and the Gardening Australia team for their support!
Growing Communities works closely with local schools to develop school gardens along permaculture lines. This video features Grovely State School. Starting from Northey Street City Farm, GC now operates from the Spiral Hub in West End, Brisbane. Learn more at GrowingCommunities.org.au. View more City Farm videos, or subscribe directly to NSCF on YouTube.