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 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 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 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

Botanical Treasures NurseryWhittlesea RotaryForging AheadGardenaciousGardening 4 KidsSticks N StonesStudfield Garden CentreMountain Song Wind ChimesAdaptable GardensSecret Rose GardenCreature Feature Face PaintingSquatting Frog NurseryTreasured Perennials NurseryThe Little White Float (Coffee)NORTHERN MOWERS & AGCountry Farm PerennialsAffordable PlantsIronstone Park NurseryDiamond Valley VioletsSilkies Rose FarmEchuca Moama Plant FarmGlass Art FusionTravis SucculentsEasy Peasy Garden ToolsSeed SaversAQ Unique Hardwood CreationsWoodnWhittle C UkesWhittlesea Flowers & BearsWhittlesea Men’s ShedThe Garden PlannersCFAWhittlesea Football and Netball ClubWhittlesea Photography ClubCWA Whittlesea

Ticket Sales 2023

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



Children aged 16 and under



Tickets purchased online - 2 Day Pass


Day Entry

Tickets purchased at the gate - 2 Day Pass



2023 Stallholder Registration 

Embrace this local opportunity to showcase your products and services and engage the wider Victorian garden community. 

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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


5th March


Container Gardening

Melissa King


Growing & Caring for African Violets

Robyn Harris


Growing Heirloom Vegetables

Melissa King


CFA – Whittlesea (TBC)



Kids Activity: Potting Spring Bulbs

Melissa King


Kids Activity: Face Painting

Aimee Gould


6th March


Photographing Flowers

Larry Henderson


Backyard Beekeeping

Nathan Stewart


Trawool Arboretum

Clive Blazey


Virgin Worm Poo

John Challis


Kids Activity: Making Paper Flowers

Ann Balharrie


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