Gardening

Sun 22 Mar 2020

Fresh food grown fast at home a remedy for virus blues

premium_icon Fresh food grown fast at home a remedy for virus blues

Old ways can provide positive outcomes and build mental as well as physical health during times of crisis.

Tue 3 Mar 2020

Invasion of the armyworms leaves Brisbane lawns in ruin

premium_icon Invasion of the armyworms leaves Brisbane lawns in ruin

An army of grubby pests have turned a new park on Brisbane’s northside brown, as residents are warned their lawns could be next. SEE WHICH AREAS ARE AT RISK.

Sat 29 Feb 2020

HOT TIPS: How to make pesky mosquitos buzz off

premium_icon HOT TIPS: How to make pesky mosquitos buzz off

You can make a number of changes to beat the mosquito.

Mon 24 Feb 2020

Through the lens: Photographer’s life on rural station

premium_icon Through the lens: Photographer’s life on rural station

AFTER working and living on a rural sheep station, a Bundaberg woman has started her own photography business.

Squatter dope farmers targetting cane paddocks

premium_icon Squatter dope farmers targetting cane paddocks

83-year-old farmer has a problem with a weed of a different kind, with dozens of marijuana plantations

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Photo that has mums freaking out

Photo that has mums freaking out

Aussie blogger and mum-of-seven Constance Hall has mums up in arms over a $530 DIY backyard spa.

Fri 14 Feb 2020

How to grow your own rainforest trees

premium_icon How to grow your own rainforest trees

THIS new, locally produced guide walks property owners through how to grow rainforest species from seeds.

Mon 3 Feb 2020

Are you Australia’s next landscape legend?

Are you Australia’s next landscape legend?

TV bosses want to unearth an unknown talent to replace Charlie Albone on Selling Houses Australia — and become a star writer as well.

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

premium_icon Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

LEMON myrtle is the ingredient taking Bundaberg by storm and with a new range of products on the horizon, the capabilities of the natural plant are endless.

Tue 21 Jan 2020

Farmer’s tragic tale of fire struggle

premium_icon Farmer’s tragic tale of fire struggle

It’s going to take a lot of work and money to get their devastated lychee farm back online.

Sun 22 Dec 2019

WATCH: Adorable platypus finds new home

premium_icon WATCH: Adorable platypus finds new home

This Eton property has some unlikely visitors. Watch closely to meet some of your native neighbours.

Wed 11 Dec 2019

The absolute joy of sharing your garden

The absolute joy of sharing your garden

ENJOYING the trees and plants from someone else’s garden while out in your own is known as borrowed scenery and it’s nice to know we can all be part of sharing the...

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Rain gets me to the nursery

Rain gets me to the nursery

ALISON Paterson’s gardening column celebrates the joy of a little rain after a long drought

Mon 2 Dec 2019

Farmer advocates green approach to agriculture

premium_icon Farmer advocates green approach to agriculture

A Mackay farmer has noticed a blossoming interest in green farming practices.

Wed 20 Nov 2019

H2O restrictions ahoy

H2O restrictions ahoy

GARDEN PATH: Water restrictions set to make maintaining a garden difficult.

Sat 16 Nov 2019

The new, locally-made planter boxes you need in your garden

premium_icon The new, locally-made planter boxes you need in your garden

THIS North Lismore man was inspired by his grandmother's "old fashioned” solution.

Fri 8 Nov 2019

Mmm fragrant delights

premium_icon Mmm fragrant delights

CHOOSING your plants by fragrance as well as colour will ensure you have an amazing garden to enjoy.

Fri 1 Nov 2019

Gardening with love

Gardening with love

PERENNIAL grand champion vegetable gardener, Warren Coles, 81, reckons it's passion which drives his award-winning vegetable patch.

Fri 18 Oct 2019

Small gardeners have large hearts

Small gardeners have large hearts

EVEN a small garden can have a massive impact and be of huge benefit to your health and well-being.

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Best indoor plants for any home

Best indoor plants for any home

Looking to channel your inner horticulturist but lack the space of the great outdoors? These are the indoor plants best suited to any environment.

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