G'day Everyone The fourth annual BENDIGO PDC 2006 is all set to go! 21 October - 4 November 2006! Clean and comfortable accommodation provided! Yummy, wholesome food including breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner provided! This year's course includes subjects in the following areas: Permaculture ethics and principles, energy laws, ecosystems as models, fuel futures, CSA, soils, reading the landscapes, climates and microclimates, earthworks, map literacy, water harvesting, contour modelling, Keyline design, surveying, design methods, shelter systems, broadacre design, aquaculture, building design, family culture, personal and household strategies, community strategies, garden methods, animals, forestry, pastures… For further information contact Beck Lowe at: [email protected] (03) 5433 4094 or 0419 472835 A registration form and even further information is available here: https://mc2.vicnet.net.au/home/pdc2006/web/PDFonline.pdf The people I met and the learning experiences I encountered whilst undertaking last year's PDC continue to provide many of the positive influences that exist in my life today. If you are looking for a truly life-changing experience I could not suggest a better course of action to take than attending this year's BENDIGO PDC 2006. Cheerio, Mark.