Rob was an excellent guide and host. very accommodating, even with our demanding little ones. He was very knowledgeable not only about the plant ect, but also the local history... read more and local historic stories.
This was a remarkable experience because it echoed and responded to a range of issues such as sustainability, ecological balance and biodiversity that are becoming increasingly important to all of... read more us. What made the presentation so compelling and memorable was that, completely unexpectedly, we had met a man who, starting from a level of knowledge and understanding that sounded as though they were not much greater than our own, had addressed and found his way through these issues. Rob is a well-informed (and, happily, not academic) guide who is passionate about the subject of forest gardens. We had an absorbing and fascinating two hours with him and left feeling uplifted and inspired. I thoroughly recommend this experience which may just change the way you look and life.
Highly recommend visiting Rob for his forest garden experience. Rob's communication was clear on the lead up to the visit, making the meet as easy as possible. The actual tour... read more was superb! Rob is very passionate and has a knack of explaining things in a way that makes sense, he is also extremely knowledgeable through his years of experimentation; so regardless of your prior knowledge you will definitely get a lot out of it.
A really wonderful experience. Rob is a great host and the what he has created with his space is fascinating and totally inspiring. We all thoroughly enjoyed the experience ... read more and the extra touches from the tea in the yurt, the cuttings we were given and extra insight into bee keeping really made it a very special experience.
This was a thoroughly unique experience. Rob is very friendly, a great communicator and provides a wealth of information. The tour was what I'd hoped for and more. Genuinely inspiring,... read more and I'd definitely consider returning when I'm next in the area.
A must-do tour for anyone with an interest in Forest Gardening and permaculture. Loads of information, personalised to your interests; you will leave full of inspiration.
A wonderful experience, Rob is very knowledgeable. Worth a visit as it will spark your interest in creating a garden like his. He is friendly and you’ll love the chance... read more to sample as you go round the garden.
So glad we made time to visit Rob and his garden - such an inspiring tour if you are interested in doing something even remotely similar, even in an urban... read more setting. He has such a depth of knowledge but was so willing to share this with almost a complete lack of ego, so everyone felt really comfortable asking questions. He was also very generous letting us sample all the edible plants and was a great storyteller. He was also incredibly patient with our 3 year old who was more interested in chasing the geese, ducks and chickens, and then eating as many raspberries as she could!
Rob's knowledge and passion is reflected in his wonderful Garden and it's contagious. We went in the middle of winter and even so the garden was a testament to his... read more hard work and passion. Recommend it to anyone interested in developing a Forest Garden.
Thoroughly enjoyed our experience with Rob. Arrangements for meeting up went smoothly. Rob was passionate about the topic and very engaging with our whole group.
He... read more went out of his way to tailor the day to our interests and also, the abilities of all the group (one person in the group having reduced mobility).
We would highly recommend this experience - take a notebook as there is so much info. We hope to repeat it again at some time.