Category Archives: Through the fence posts

Through the fenceposts: inner urban style

Inner city Melbourne is full of lovely old houses.  Many of them are in a state of disrepair but more and more of are being renovated and brought back to their best.  I saw this newly decorated house on one … Continue reading

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Through the fence posts: wishing I had their vegie garden

I’ve walked this street so many times and never noticed the house with the front garden full of vegies and little fruit trees.  I normally walk on the other side of the road and the garden was hidden a little … Continue reading

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Through the fence posts: a sweet idea

Hello everyone! Just before Christmas I was wandering through a neighbourhood with big beautiful old homes.  The sort where it’s very unlikely to find vegetables growing in the very manicured front gardens. But I came across something even better. A … Continue reading

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Through the fenceposts: two for the price of one

We had a glorious mid-Spring weekend with great big blue cloud-less skies and lovely warmth.  Perfect weather for wandering through neighbourhoods.  This time, I have photos of two small “through the fence posts”.  Both had tiny little front gardens with … Continue reading

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Through the fence posts: terrace house courtyard

I just love it when people don’t let a lack of space stop them from producing some of their own food.  I find it really inspiring. Gorgeous old terrace house.  Tiny, tiny front courtyard.  Yummy, healthy looking greens.

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Through the fence posts: street-side community gardening

Yesterday evening, while walking to my favourite pub for dinner and a “cleansing ale”,  I spied a little  garden on  the road side: Some enterprising people have decided that if they live inner-city and don’t have a back yard then … Continue reading

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Through the fence posts: serious front yard vegie gardening

My latest wandering trip took me past a rather large front yard vegetable patch.  Four beds with two fallow and two brimming full of late winter vegie goodness.  Obviously a household that enjoys their home-grown produce enough to have it … Continue reading

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