Whittlesea Garden Expo

Always the first weekend in March

Saturday 4th March 2023

Sunday 5th March 2023

Join us for the Whittlesea Garden Expo. Embrace this local opportunity to purchase local products and services and engage the wider Victorian garden community.

Presenters 2023

Nathan Stewart

Nathan Stewart
Nathan is a local Doreen based Beekeeper.  This is really a 'hobby gone wild' for him. He is passionate about creating awareness for Bees and the important role they play in our environment and food production.
He really enjoys sharing his knowledge about the intriguing world of honey bees. 
But his favourite part in sharing the amazing products bees make is that he's been able to meet so many members of our local community.

Chloe Thomson

Chloe Thomson
Chloe is a horticulturist and passionate gardener who's keen to share her knowledge with everyone! she's lived and gardened in so many different spaces from tiny balconies, to courtyards, acreage and now her 1000sq metre (very sloping) suburban block in Melbourne, Australia.
Chloe is a busy mum with 2 boys, and believes in creating a garden for family, friends and YOU to enjoy. She is excited to help you realise your gardening potential and get growing! 

Millie Ross

Millie Ross
Millie Ross is a professional horticulturist, garden designer, writer and broadcaster. An innovative gardener with an unconventional approach, Millie specialises in creative construction, sourcing local, low-cost materials and using plants in unusual ways.
Author of The Thrifty Gardener; a practical guide to building the garden you want with whatever you've got, Millie aims to get everyone growing!

Stallholders so far 2023

Growing by the day

Treasured Perennials NurseryGardening 4 KidsMelalecua NurserySquatting Frog NurseryNORTHERN MOWERS & AGIronstone Park NurseryBotanical Treasures NurserySilkies Rose FarmCountry Farm PerennialsDiamond Valley VioletsWoodnEchuca Moama Plant FarmGlass Art FusionEasy Peasy Garden ToolsTravis SucculentsSeed SaversThe Garden PlannersAQ Unique Hardwood CreationsWhittlesea Flowers & BearsWhittlesea RotaryCFACWA WhittleseaWhittlesea Photography ClubWhittlesea Men’s ShedWhittlesea Football and Netball Club

Ticket Sales 2023

On sale soon

All online ticket sales are 100% refundable if in The event of a cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances. i.e. Covid-19
Fur Babies (dogs) allowed on leash
Package

Price
Free

Children aged 16 and under

$0.00

Free
Online

Tickets purchased online - 2 Day Pass

$8.00

Buy 
Day Entry

Tickets purchased at the gate - 2 Day Pass

$10.00

Gate

Documents

  • Download the event flyer and email it to friends.
  • COVIDSafe Plan

Stallholder Registration

Join us for the inaugural Whittlesea Garden Expo. Embrace this local opportunity to showcase your products and services and engage the wider Victorian garden community. 

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Contact

The Whittlesea Garden Expo will be held at:
Whittlesea Showgrounds, Whittlesea-Yea Road
Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th March 2023
Time: 9am - 3pm
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This project is financially assisted by the City of Whittlesea’s Community Grants Program.

Whittlesea Garden Expo is a Rotary Club of Whittlesea Project

Program 2022

 Welcome to Country and Welcome Address - Saturday at 9:50am 

Lydia Wilson - Whittlesea City Council

Saturday

5th March

10:00am

Container Gardening

Melissa King

11:00am

Growing & Caring for African Violets

Robyn Harris

12:00pm

Growing Heirloom Vegetables

Melissa King

1:00pm

CFA – Whittlesea (TBC)

TBA

2:00pm 

Kids Activity: Potting Spring Bulbs

Melissa King

12-2:00pm

Kids Activity: Face Painting

Aimee Gould

Sunday

6th March

10:00am

Photographing Flowers

Larry Henderson

11:00am

Backyard Beekeeping

Nathan Stewart

12:00pm

Trawool Arboretum

Clive Blazey

1:00pm

Virgin Worm Poo

John Challis

2:00pm

Kids Activity: Making Paper Flowers

Ann Balharrie

12-2:00pm

Kids Activity: Face Painting

Aimee Gould

Stallholders 2022

Melissa KingSilkies Rose FarmClive BlazeySquatting Frog NurseryCreature Feature Face PaintingBamboo Creations VictoriaGecko DeckoPaper FlowersMelalecua NurseryDiWoodnIronstone Park NurseryEchuca Moama Plant FarmDindi Bee SuppliesAffordable PlantsBriamie PlantsRSY PlantsDiamond Valley VioletsGlass Art FusionEasy Peasy Garden ToolsAQ Unique Hardwood CreationsTravis SucculentsVagabond CreationsSeed SaversValley ToolsStars Stones and Summer Storms Complete Gutter SolutionsVirgin Worm PooThe Garden PlannersPots N GrowClean FeetHerbal Tea AustraliaMorris OutsideMountain Song Wind Chimes Whittlesea RotaryWhittlesea Flowers & BearsCFAMelMetro EventsCurly SpudsArthurs Creek CoffeeIndian Hot FoodWhippdCWA WhittleseaWhittlesea Photography ClubWhittlesea Men’s ShedWhittlesea Football and Netball ClubRotary Club of Yea