The Green Step


BONUS: Trip to the Magic Forest with Thomas Wiegandt

Season 2, Ep. 11

To celebrate our 10 weeks of commUnity inquiry we took a trip to explore the Magic Forest in Ballydehob, West Cork.

Thomas Wiegandt, and his daughter Aleesha, graciously welcomed us into their little slice of heaven. Together they've spent years working with nature and upcycled 'waste' to create a magical sound scape in a sally grove, often considered by modern agriculture to be a good-for-nothing 'wasteland.'

Thomas wises to share his philosophies with us and "inspire before he expires" in the hopes that more people will follow his lead and create wild spaces open to the respectful public for people to heal, regenerate and connect to the wonders of nature.

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