Pip partners with brands which align with its values of earth care, people care and fair share. Ethical companies producing good quality products that don’t harm the planet, instead aim to improve it.
“A wink from the invisible can light the mundanity of our every day and fermenting can bring that magic into your kitchen”
For all your fermenting needs, visit our online store for tools, tips and to see what events and workshops we are running
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PERMACULTURE AUSTRALIA SHOP
Making a statement about the possibilities of Permaculture!
Permaculture Australia is a registered charity and environmental organisation. We are responsible for the management of the Permafund grants round and the administration of the nationally Accrediated Permaculture Training. Permaculture Australia also has a key role in informing society about the value of permaculture as one of the solutions to the climate crisis. Taking actions that are guided by permaculture.
AUSSi MUSHROOM SUPPLIES
There is so much joy in growing your own food, harvesting and cooking it!
We specialise in high quality gourmet ready-to-grow mushroom kits, spawn and equipment. Our products cater to all levels of mushroom growers from the novice gardener to commercial. Our range includes a variety of oyster mushrooms, lions mane and shiitake. Visit our website to see our full range!
THE LITTLE VEGGIE PATCH CO
Order their comprehensive Australia-wide planting calendar – covering nearly 80 varieties of fruit, herb and vegetable – and receive a FREE seasonal heirloom seed bundle to help you get started in the veggie patch. Check out the veggie crates and other wonderful products.
We’re making cheeky goodness for your bum (and other areas) from certified fair trade organic cotton. Our focus has always been on producing underwear and clothing of exceptional quality and design using fun colourful prints and this ethos permeates all aspects of the clothing we produce. We want our garments to be made in the most ethical and sustainable way possible, improving the lives of everyone involved in the process from the cotton growers to the wearer. Designed to fit and built to last. Take pride in your undies!
On a mission to reduce the number of disposable, synthetic-coated pans piling up in landfill, Solidteknics’ patented one-piece pans have no synthetic coatings or heavy metals. Currently the only production cookware made in Australia, it offers world-class performance and built to last for generations.
SILICONE MOULDS BY REUZE IT
Whether you’re baking for the kids’ lunchboxes or making yourself a treat for afternoon tea, muffins are always a winner. Silicone muffin moulds are reusable, non-stick and made from food-safe silicone. Your muffins won’t stick to the moulds and there is no tin to scrub at the end! An excellent option to reduce waste in your kitchen.
URBAN FARM & HOUSE
A design practice specialising in residential and/or landscape design. Run by Saimon Boyle – a designer and draftsperson with extensive experience and studies in Architecture, Permaculture, and Horticulture. He encourages sustainable design ideas, promotes the integration of building and landscape and guides you through the process to realise your vision. VBA registered.
WORLD WIDE OPPORTUNITIES ON ORGANIC FARMS
Established in 1981. WWOOFers (volunteers) travel Australia-wide, volunteering on permaculture, organic & biodynamic farms & small holdings. Learn real skills from expert WWOOF hosts. Offset your carbon travel footprint & make friends for life. Work or study online in your free time. All food & lodgings provided by WWOOF Hosts
MINISTRY OF YARN
Ministry of Yarn cares about the environment and the people that make your yarn. Specialising in T-shirt yarn, everything it offers is either recycled, sustainable or organic, and made using fair-trade principles. Based in Melbourne, it offers retail and wholesale, and $2 from every order goes to support vulnerable mums and babies in developing nations.
WOMBAT & POSS
Sustainable clothing for babies and children, handmade with care in Australia. Wombat & Poss has a passion for zero waste and longevity, using only natural and low-impact fabrics. We donate a portion of sales each month to wildlife, environmental and social justice groups who work to make our world a fairer place.
STRING & SALT
String & Salt Store is a family-owned business based in rural Victoria which supplies quality breadmaking, sourdough and kitchenware supplies, eco-cleaning products as well as natural body and skincare products. It has just received a complete range of banneton baskets, dough whisks, bread lames and pans in stock available to order now.
HONEY BEE WRAPS
Australian Made and owned Honeybee wrap uses an Antibacterial blend of ingredients. We make the thickest long lasting wraps on the market. Honeybee Wrap is an eco-friendly alternative to plastic wrap and a fantastic food preserver. By using a beeswax food wrap you are helping to reduce the 8 million tons of plastic that enters our oceans each year!
We believe in sourcing timeless classics that are not influenced by fashion but chosen on more sustainable principles to do with longevity of wear, value for money, ethical production using sustainable fabrics and fibres from organically raised and farmed sources. Clothing by our major brands Disana, Engel-Natur and Cosilana all carry the GOTS label which is the industry’s highest ecological and socially responsible standard for textiles. Check out our END OF SUMMER SALE.
Gilly’s is an Australian owned and operated manufacturer of sustainable timber care products. Founded in 1983 by Gilly Stephenson to create a range of premium beeswaxbased polishes suitable for use on fine antiques. The range has since expanded to service furniture makers, home stores and the hardware sector. Gilly’s has a strong focus on quality, sustainability and customer service.
We exist to deliver alternative earth friendly products and methods that can be incorporated into the daily lives of our customers without compromising their desire for a comfortable and enjoyable lifestyle. The environmental impact of our business operations is in the forefront of our mind.
Melliodora is a small specialist publisher dedicated to producing a limited range of books and other media by David Holmgren, co-originator of permaculture, and other authors. Our titles aim to support individuals in their personal permaculture journeys.
THE WOOD TAMER
Wood Tamer stock a range of quality, affordable spoon carving tools, books and supplies and deliver Australia wide. We stock right and left handed hook knives, sloyd knives, carving axes and more. Our store has everything you need to care for and sharpen your green wood carving tools and we are proud to offer Australian made milk paints to take your creations to the next level. Wood Tamer is a husband and wife team who aim for exceptional customer service.
Created by iGetu Botanicals, the Ellkeri range lets you discover native Australian skin-care solutions. Using sustainable and cruelty-free practices, the Australian extracts and minerals have been formulated with organic oils to create a luxurious experience for your skin.
Use iGetupip01 for 10% off and a free mask applicator brush.