"Council has developed guidelines to assist residents who are keen to plant and maintain indigenous vegetation on their nature strip. Planting indigenous plants on nature strips helps to increase native habitat for wildlife, while improving the amenity of the area."
Check their site for guidelines and application for a free permit.
Edible gardens are specifically excluded.
"By obtaining a Permit you ensure that Council willprovide public liability insurance for se ng up andmaintaining your nature strip garden."