The 25th annual Queensland Home Garden Expo runs three days, from Friday July 10 to Sunday July 12, 2009 at the Nambour Showgrounds, Nambour.
Located one hour north of Brisbane on the Bruce Highway, Nambour is gateway to the lovely Sunshine Coast hinterland, Queensland’s premier destination.
Every year, over 25,000 garden lovers, including hundreds of horticulture professionals, flock to the Expo – one of the Queensland’s largest and most celebrated gardening events.
Information – Innovation – Inspiration
Celebrating 25 years of gardening magic the 2009 Queensland Home Garden Expo invites both gardening enthusiasts and novices to be inspired by the fantastic displays and get first hand information on how to transform your backyard. A tropical resort style garden, a waterwise garden, or a sustainable garden that provides fresh produce for the family, or a combination of all them, is easily achievable with the expert advice and information available at the expo.
The expo features tantalizing offerings from more than 360 exhibitors – the latest in garden tools, pots, books, accessories, garden art and more.
Five live stages hosting lectures, demos and workshops will offer free expert advice and information all day every day, whilst plant exhibitors will have nearly 40,000 plants for sale daily.
Special exhibits include the Giant Kitchen Garden featuring permaculture and organic gardening, landscape display gardens, major Floral Art competitions, a special kids’ at play area and large displays from Queensland’s Garden Clubs and Flora Societies.