Costa's Garden Odyssey - Episode 7
Costa visits Orange to understand why this region is gaining a reputation for growing some of the finest wines in Australia. Through meeting a biodynamic farmer, an organic produce farmer and sampling the local organic wine, Costa discovers that it's all due to the rich volcanic soil and the cool climate. Even the humble potato is transformed into a truly amazing veggie!
Costa's Garden Odyssey - Episode 2
Costa travels to Brisbane to visit the Logan Community Food Garden, a unique place bursting with plants usually only found in Africa, to understand how we can effectively use water in our drought-stricken times. He also solves Cathryn Hopson's challenge to capture and reuse the weekly 4,000 litres of water that is currently wasted from her home haemodialysis machine and finds out from aquaponics expert Murray Hallam how to grow a barramundi on your balcony.
Costa's Garden Odyssey - Episode 8
Costa visits Kinglake, an area that was devastated following Victoria's 2009 bush fires - many people lost their lives and the community was burnt to the ground. But this is a story of hope and rebirth. Costa visits the Kinglake National Park where some of the world's tallest and oldest eucalypt trees are regenerating and he also helps to install a community garden for the Kinglake residents. Not far away is Moora Moora, a sustainable co-operative community that is also living with the cycles and forces of Mother Nature.