Paul West Articles


Working Toward a Sustainable Future

2 minute read

Paul West discusses how we can reduce our impact on this beautiful planet by embracing sustainability.

How To Make A Wooden Spoon

2 minute read

Wooden spoons have been around for thousands of years. Here's how to make one yourself.

How To Make Your Own Dog Food

2 minute read

Learn how to make a yummy meal for your best mate.

How To Start Your Own Food Van

3 minute read

Some valuable tips to get your own food van up and running.

5 Knife Techniques Every Cook Should Know

3 minute read

One knife - five ways!

How to Build your own Fishing Rig

9 minute read

The basics of fishing are not hard to master, but it's important to get them right to increase your chances of getting that lucky catch! Follow this step-by-step guide from Paul West to building three basic fishing rigs.

Indigenous Bush Tucker with Noel Butler

3 minute read

Aboriginals survived for thousands of years as hunters and gatherers; living off the land and using native bush food and wild animals as sources of food. Here we look at the types of bush tucker.

How to Build a Nest Box for Native Birds

3 minute read

Building a nest box is the perfect way to attract and introduce native birds into your garden, farm or backyard. They are simple to make and the rewards of listening to their cheery chirping throughout the day will certainly be worth the effort! Here's ho

The Ultimate Guide to Hot Composting

4 minute read

A rich compost will not only increase the flavour of your produce, but also the quality. This guide will show you how to turn your fish waste into a lush nutrient-rich compost in no time, through hot composting.

The Basics of Beekeeping

5 minute read

Backyard beekeeping is a great hobby that not only gives you an excuse to spend some extra time in the backyard, but will also have your flowers beaming in no time.