Guy Stewart has been involved in the Permaculture movement since 2006 and is a former director of Permaculture Australia. For over 10 years he has been developing a permaculture properties to be economically and ecologically sustainable.He believes strongly in self empowerment and building community resilience as a strategy for responding to the myriad of problems we face.
He currently delivers Permaculture Design Courses with Robyn Francis and Annaliese Hordern at Permaculture College Australia and has delivered government accredited Diploma of Permaculture with Cert IV in Training and Assessment qualifications.
Other roles include community development at the Nimbin Neighbourhood and Information Centre on the 7 Sibley St Sustainable Living Hub, progressing the Sustainable Nimbin Community Plan and Food Security Project.
This work was recognised by the NSW Government and awarded the 2013 Premiers Choice and Community Sustainability Green Globes.
He also designs solar systems at the Rainbow Power Company, an ethical renewable energy company that has been operating for over 30 years.