Back 2 Roots 2015

Loving Nature

Loving Nature has two meanings for us: First, it is about a passionate love for the natural world and all that lives in it, a passion that we love to share with kindred spirits; and Second, it is about honouring…

Why loving nature matters

Poets and mystics down the ages have recognised the healing power of nature. How ironic then that now, just as this ancient wisdom is being acknowledged by scientists, we find ourselves in an increasingly ‘denatured’ environment suffering from what one…

Farmacies are the way to go

Doctor sells his practice, opens up “Farmacy” using Food as Medicine instead 25 October 2015 The brilliant Dr. Robert Weiss did something completely unheard of in the medical community.  He sold his medical practice and decided to teach the importance…

New life at North Farm

Baby goats are joyful creatures. From the minute they land on planet earth, they start to explore. It’s hard not to anthropomorphise but it does seem to be joy they jump for as they leap vertically into the air and…

Autumn 2014 newsletter

Falling into Place – what a great name for an Autumn Equinox event! Recent arrival to Bellingen, experienced kundalini yoga teacher Brie McAlpine, came up with this wonderful name for an event that will be held at North Farm on…

Restorative Yoga

A blend of gentle yoga, supported poses, and shiatsu massage will ease your body & mind into a deep state of relaxation… The stretching is passive and performed with the use of props for support. Each yoga pose is gently…

Cheesemaking with Gai and Jen

Learn about home cheesemaking on the farm – from feeding and milking goats to producing fresh cheese and yoghurt Arrive at 8.30 am to see the goats being milked Learn how the fresh product is transformed into yoghurt, haloumi, feta…

Autumn 2013 Newsletter

We have been having a wonderful time at North Farm lately, despite having so much weather! We hope you got through one of the hottest, wettest summers on record all ok. We had a great start to the year when our…