Issues

9. On The Road

The Planthunter gang is on the road for the month of July. We’re packing our boots, overalls, secateurs, and notebooks and are heading south, north, west and east on the hunt for brilliant botanical stories, ideas and people. Travel is a great inspirer and restorer and after the beautiful madness of the first eight months of The Planthunter, it’s time to get elemental.

Walking The Larapinta

Botanica, CultureSprawling west from Alice Springs are the entrancing West MacDonnell Ranges. I recently spent a…

Monet’s Garden at Giverny

GardensOne hour north of Paris, amongst the rolling countryside, teams of young, dedicated gardeners sculpt a…

Plant/Life: Mathieu Gallois

Gardens, PeopleMathieu Gallois lives halfway between the second and third floor of a huge old warehouse building in Redfern.

A Weekend at Little Rapids

Art & DesignMoving three car loads of confirmed city dwellers out of mobile coverage by 1pm on a Friday is…

Norwegian Wood: A Road Trip

Art & DesignNorway reminded me of those paintings you do as a child – where you fold it in half…