Five well-deserving Sunshine Coast community groups have all shared in more than $25,000 thanks to Energex’s Community and Sustainability Fund, Member for Caloundra and Energy Minister Mark McArdle said today. Mr McArdle said the initiative, now in its fourth year, injected important funds into local organisations for community-based and sustainable projects thanks to the sale […]
Home & Garden
Buderim-based charity, Bloomhill Cancer Help, has been selected as one of only seven open gardens to be showcased at this year’s Spring Garden Festival. The festival, organised by the Buderim Garden Club, will take place from Saturday, 19th to Sunday, 20th October from 9am to 4pm and aims to highlight Buderim as the Sunshine Coast’s […]
[Video]After months of planning and preparations, the state’s largest premier gardening event has come up roses, with the Nambour Showgrounds having been transformed into a sea of colour for the 29th annual Queensland Garden Expo this weekend. The event, which is expected to attract more than 30,000 attendees between 5 and 7 July, will showcase […]
“I’m bored.” They’re the two words every parents dreads hearing during the school holiday break, but this time around there will be no cause for complaint, with the 2013 Queensland Garden Expo set to inspire the latest generation of green thumbs at the Nambour Show Grounds between 5 and 7 July. Event Manager Marion Beazley […]
Gardeners across Australia and New Zealand are once again counting down to one of the country’s most impressive gardening events which will see over 30,000 visitors converge on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast for the 29th Queensland Garden Expo from 5-7 July 2013. The event, which attracts both the most avid and the most amateur gardeners, offers a […]
[vid]The Ginger Factory will burst into bloom with the very first ginger flowers and heliconias for the season, to be unveiled at the Ginger Flower & Food Festival along with a special tribute to gardening great Colin Campbell.
Take a stunning and exquisite garden of 8 acres surrounded by rainforest, add magnificent horses to its magic against the backdrop of the spectacular Glasshouse Mountains and you have the setting for Maleny Botanic Gardens Grand Opening Spectacular.
The 2012 Queensland Garden Expo will once again attract over 30,000 visitors this weekend with the event boasting the biggest collection of sub-tropical plants in Australia and offering a fun day out for the whole family.
When it comes to the perfect activity for kids, gardening really ticks all the boxes… you’re outdoors, being active, digging in the dirt, using a watering can, watching things grow and potentially getting a meal out of it!
With the idyllic botanic gardens as your backdrop and the smooth sounds of cool jazz in the air, Sunshine Coast Council’s first free community Sundayze Series event for 2012 kicks off this Sunday and looks set to be a crowd pleaser.