Gary Donaldson

I’m a 65-year old Australian urban farmer, artisan, author and activist…and the architect of…

Have More For Less

The pursuit of happiness through simple living and self-reliance


  • I grow much of my own food.
  • I live in a tiny house and provide my own utilities.
  • I design and build small structures and make fine craft objects.
  • I sell and barter goods and services.

Have More For Less is premised on the pursuit of happiness through simple living and self-reliance.  Click on the Green Button for more information.

My have more for less approach embraces my roles as a micro-farmer, craftsman, tiny house-dweller and trader.  Everybody’s journey will be a little different depending on their preferences, circumstances and resources.

Urban Farmer

I grow my own food.

Tiny House Advocate

I live in a micro-house.


I make Fine Craft Multiples


I sell & barter goods & services.