Sharing Knowledge To Make A Better World...

"For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us."

- Donald Williams

Permaculture Research Institute of Australia


Ray Mears

Homestead Blessing

Biodynamic Education Centre

Shannon and Robert met in 2004 and fast became friends,  finding they had the same dreams and goals in life they decided to put their combine efforts into something that would encompass everything we wanted to achieve in this life and The Order of Eden was born three years later.




Master Guardian Shannon Mc Dowell



Shannon was born in Tauranga, New Zealand.Shannon Mc Dowell His ancestors hail from Ireland, England and Scotland, who moved to New Zealand to escape the troubled times in Europe.

Growing up in a small town in the food basket area of the Bay of Plenty before moving onto the big city of North Shore in later years.

He became a father in 2000 of a beautiful daughter and studying at Unitec Institute of Technology gaining a Diploma/Associates Degree in Computing Systems.

In Mar 2010 Shannon gained his Shodan/Black Belt in Bujinkan/Ninjutsu under Shidoshi Charles Benham and the IBDA.


Guardian Robert Currie II



Robert was born in Colorado, United States of America. Robert Currie IIHis ancestors hail from Ireland and Scotland who left the UK to escape certain disgruntled Lords of England and he also hails from the Pottawatomie tribe based on Walpole Island southwestern Ontario, Canada.

Surrounded by a large and loving family, Robert grew up in northern Denver under the shadow of the Rockie Mountains. After finishing school has been working as a Plumber with his fathers business.

Also Robert in Mar 2010 gained his Shodan/Black Belt in Bujinkan/Ninjutsu under Shidoshi Charles Benham and the IBDA. Robert is also the creator and Director of the Band Spiritual Silence.