100 Years of Anzac: Garden of Remembrance Creating a Living Memory

In 2015, we honour the Centenary of Gallipoli, 100 years of Anzac and what better way to show commemorate then to create your living memory, a garden of remembrance.  There are many plants that not only symbolise the Anzac spirit, but are living history, brought back by returning veterans 100 years ago from the battle fields. These plants invoke both visual and …

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Easter DIY Garden Projects

10 easter #easterdiy projects for the garden #aboutthegarden

Are you currently honing in your inner DIY skills to tackle a home or garden project this Easter long weekend?  Easter is a great time to tackle a DIY project, particularly in the garden, as the weather is cooler, giving plants a better chance of establishing themselves before the cold winter months hit. Best of all, you have four (4) …

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Garden Centres Fundraising for Depression Awareness

Garden Centres Fundraising for Depression Awareness save these dates in march 2015

 Gardening is more than just fun, it’s a way to relax and detach from the everyday. Research proves that being outdoors can significantly improve your quality of life. As such, Independent Garden Centres across Australia will be hosted a united fundraising effort over Saturday 7th March and Sunday 8th March called ‘garden RELEAF‘. The objective of garden RELEAF is to raise awareness …

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Queensland Garden Expo 2014

Garden Expo flourishing after 30 years One of Australia’s largest gardening events, the Queensland Garden Expo, will this year celebrate its 30th anniversary as it attracts over 35,000 gardening enthusiasts and horticultural experts from across Australia and New Zealand  to the Nambour Showgrounds between 11-13 July. After planting the seed to build a successful gardening event in 1985, organisers could …

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Garden Cooking Event: Celebrity Garden School Brisbane May 2014

SPECIAL EVENT at GardenWay Home & Garden Meet, Learn, Mingle with popular gardening celebrities such as Phil Dudman, Annette McFarlane, Jerry Coleby-Williams & Julie Ray. Where: GardenWay Home & Garden, 269 Monier Rd, Darra When: Sunday 25th May Time: 9.30 am to 4pm. Here are some of the things you will learn: • What vegies to grow in your cool season garden …

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The Best of The Best UK Garden Tour 2014

Treat your senses to the truly amazing sights & smells on this BEST OF THE BEST UK Garden Tour! This tour packs the UK’s most iconic gardens, castles & countryside into one amazing experience, you will visit the world’s premiere horticultural event the Chelsea Flower Show as well as: – the Garden of England, – Penshurst Place & Garden, – Great …

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