Logo primary
Logo secondary
The Creativity Vortex
The Creativity Vortex
Last updated:
Mgarr, MT
Climate zone:

Armando Simon Augustino Gamboa Eliza Honan Lucia Gibson Mara Lytrokapi Samy Ghannouchi Ulrika Landin
View Updates

The Creativity Vortex

Project Type

Intentional Communities, Community, Demonstration, Educational

Project Summary

The creativity vortex is an 11 hectare plot of land situated in Mgarr, Malta. here is where it all happens! We have created a space for people to simply be! A space where people can be creative therough - workshops and talks, designing, painting, building through natural materials, grow our own food, share knowledge and good vibes, and most of all: connect with one another through nature.

Project Description

Onsite we have built a large dome from where we run workshops,mantra/yoga sessions, talks, jamming etc

WhyNot Tree planting campain. An ambitious project where we aim to plant a million trees! We shall be constructing a larger tree nursery soon..

WhyNot miniplots give the opportunity for people to have their own mini plot where they can grow their own organic veggies for free

Currently landscaping the place for better water harvesting through swales and natural pools

WhyNot composting awareness campaign - A project where we shall be setting up a demonstration of different composting systems and create more awareness with the public on the importance of composting.

The creativity vortex is constantly evolving, each person who experiences this project, is bringing in their own positive influences, and each person who has come and gone or stayed have left their mark and memory in many good ways!

Events keep flowing, more people come together.Events such as Eco Gathering, Meditation Mondays and Jamming Fest are only some of the many events WhyNot organises, and have been a source of great inspiration to many, and it is very inspiring to see such happening in such a small island like Malta.

Malta needs a change towards a more envoironmental approach and thinking, and in a small country like this a community projects such as the Creativity Vortex and the Permaculture institure in Bahrija as well as other projects are here to make this change

So if you happen to be on this little sunny island and want to catch up with or even want to come live and volunteer on the land and be around like minded people, we would love to hear from you and get to know you!

Hope you will want to join our tribe soon! Lots is happening! 


Courses Taught Here!
Project Badges
Intentional Community Demonstration Educational
Stefan Fava - Admin
Team Members

Report The Creativity Vortex


or cancel

Hide The Creativity Vortex


or cancel

Legend of Badges

Note: The various badges displayed in people profiles are largely honesty-based self-proclamations by the individuals themselves. There are reporting functions users can use if they know of blatant misrepresentation (for both people and projects). Legitimacy, competency and reputation for all people and projects can be evidenced and/or developed through their providing regular updates on permaculture work they’re involved in, before/after photographs, etc. A spirit of objective nurturing of both people and projects through knowledge/encouragement/inspiration/resource sharing is the aim of the Worldwide Permaculture Network.



A member is a permaculturist who has never taken a PDC course. These cannot become PDC teachers. Members may be novice or highly experienced permaculturists or anywhere in between. Watch their updates for evaluation.

Male memberFemale member

Permaculture Matchmaker

One of these badges will show if you select your gender and the "I'm single, looking for a permaculture partner" option in your profile.



People who claim to have taken a Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course somewhere in the world.


PDC Verified

People who have entered an email address for the teacher of their PDC course, and have had their PDC status verified by that teacher. Watch their updates for evaluation.



People who’ve taken a Permaculture Research Institute PDC somewhere in the world.


PDC Teacher

People who claim to teach some version of PDC somewhere in the world.


PRI Teacher

With the exception of the ‘Member’ who has never taken a PDC, all of the above can apply to become a PRI PDC Teacher. PRI PDC Teachers are those who the PRI recognise, through a vetting board, as determined and competent to teach the full 72-hour course as developed by Permaculture founder Bill Mollison – covering all the topics of The Designers’ Manual as well as possible (i.e. not cherry picking only aspects the teacher feels most interested or competent in). Such teachers also commit to focussing on the design science, and not including subjective spiritual/metaphysical elements. The reason these items are not included in the PDC curriculum is because they are “belief” based. Permaculture Design education concerns itself with teaching good design based on strategies and techniques which are scientifically provable.

PRI PDC Teachers may be given teaching and/or consultancy offerings as they become available as the network grows.


Aid Worker

The individual with this badge is indicating they are, have, or would like to be involved in permaculture aid work. As such, the individual may or may not have permaculture aid worker experience. Watch their updates for evaluation.



The individual with this badge is indicating they are, have, or would like to do paid permaculture design consultancy work. As such, the individual may or may not have permaculture consultancy experience. Watch their updates for evaluation.


Community Project

Community projects are projects that help develop sustainable community interaction and increase localised resiliency.