Zaia is a musician, homesteader, permaculturist, holistic health and wellness coach and sustainability advocate. She and husband Tom run permaculture designed farm "Maungaraeeda" on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia and the not for profit organisation the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast Inc. and teach permaculture and self reliance. Zaia loves cooking and always comes up with new and different recipes to prepare the food she grows. She is a percussionist and is involved in various musical projects, including community music projects. She writes about life on the farm and tries to post regular photos.
Cooroy community gardens. Community gardens in Cooroy, run by Permaculture Noosa and local residents. Location is next to the badminton courts in Cooroy (end of the road where the IGA is). Working bee every Sunday morning early!
Permaculture Noosa group has meetings every 3rd Thursday of the month in the Cooroy RSL hall from 6pm with a variety of interesting speakers every month and demonstrations of how to prepare home grown produce.
Donate via Paypal, you can specify the cause and the amount of your donation. Donations go towards running and maintenance of the farm, projects and people in need of education, training & advice or specific causes (eg permaculture in Fiji, permaculture for farmers in Queensland etc) . Thank you!
We currently produce:
85% human food
65% animal food
100% cooking fuel