Community seed saving in Rotorua

Goodness gracious, how busy little one-year-olds can be. Far too busy to allow her mother to attend the Australian Permaculture Convergence. Which is such a shame as I would have loved to have met Bill Mollison and the Fanton’s and all the other wonderful people doing amazing things throughout NZ and Australia. I must instead console myself with youtube videos, such as this that I found by accident on YouTube. The people of Rotorua have organised a seed-saving, community-supporting hub that just makes my heart sing. We’re trying to get Kapiti whistling to a similar tune.

Community seed saving initiatives in Rotorua NZ


  1. Good to hear that people care about nature! If only the US could unite against the ash borer…