this looks like a Qandong, native Australian bush food. We used to eat the outside part and then dry the hard seed and then rub it on the concrete until it made a hole and then blow across the hole and it became a whistle. The fleshy part is used in cooking, but I always liked it best raw.

[The Quandong, aka Australian Wild Peach] I recognise that not everyone will be able to get their hands on quandongs in order to complete t.

Kakadu plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana)   The world's richest source of Vitamin C is found in this Northern Territory native fruit. The plum has 50 times the Vitamin C of oranges, and was a major source of food for tribes in the area

Anti aging food vitamin c Kakadu plum Terminalia ferdinandiana The worlds richest source of Vitamin C is found in this Northern Territory native fruit. The plum has 50 times the Vitamin C of oranges, and was a major source of food for tribes in the area

Wombat Stew recipe - fantastic scaffolding idea

Wombat Stew Recipe - your kids get to eat mud, feathers, flies creepy crawlies with this yummy recipe!

http://www.realaustraliatravel.com/bush-tucker.html Key plants, fruits and nuts used by the Aboriginals

Australian Bush Foods : The Spice Girls – Teas, Curries, Herbs and Spices, Quality Variety Service

Bush Tucker - Australia's Superfoods! Aborigines have been living long, healthy lives for centuries, due to their incredible connection, understanding and respect for the land. The joy of bush foods is that they don’t taste like anything you’ve ever tasted before. Eg, aniseed myrtle tastes a little like liquorice tea; strawberry gum, a mix of passionfruit  strawberry; warrigal greens, between spinach  basil.

This is the late Winter post for the research project about perennial plants and self-perpetuating annual plants providing food in temperate climate Australia.

Muntries / Grows 30cm high, 1-3 metres wide. Berries taste like spicy apple / Bushfood Bush Tucker Taste Australia

Berries taste like spicy apple / Bushfood Bush Tucker Taste Australia

Native patterns

painted driftwood wall art - great way to get the kids to pick up fallen wood AND be crafty

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