Goulburn Heritage Awards - garden category

Posted by Jane Reardon on Sunday, October 2, 2016
The Goulburn Heritage Awards this year include a category for heritage gardens - specifically for the restoration, or maintenance of an old garden, by the planting of heritage or heirloom varieties contemporary with the era when the house or building was constructed (pre-1940s).

Entries close Friday 7 Oct.  Entry forms can be obtained from Council Chambers, on-line at www.goulburn.nsw.gov.au or phone 4823 4444 for more info.

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Goulburn Community College - floral arts

Posted by Jane Reardon on Saturday, May 28, 2016
The College will be running a six week course in floral art called 'The Power of the Flower' commencing on Wed 1 June, 1.30 - 4pm each week. To be led by recent Club guest speaker - Chris Thompson-Wells. For more information go www.goulburncommunity college.com.au 

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Friends of the Botanic Gardens wrote on 16/9/13

Posted by Jane Reardon on Monday, September 16, 2013
A talk, walk & workshop will be held in the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney on Sat 12 Oct.
The theme is Perfume & the Science of Scent.  Perfume consultant, Catherine du Pelouz Menage and perfumer, Candace Gabelish will present, together with the Garden's volunteer guides.

Talk & Walk commences 10am for 10.30 - 12.30 - cost is $40 - includes morning tea
The workshop is from 2pm - 4.30 - cost is $170
Or $195 for both.  There are cheaper rates if you are a member too.  Bookings essential - last year...
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Goulburn Lilac City Festival

Posted by Jane Reardon on Thursday, August 29, 2013
The 62nd Festival takes place 4 Sep - 7 Oct. There are seven categories in the Garden Competition - judging on 28/29 Sep - open gardens some time during 2-7 Oct.  Closing date for entries 26 Sep.  More information from the Secretary on 4821 1839 or PO Box 121, Goulburn, 2580.

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Goulburn Rose Festival

Posted by Jane Reardon on Wednesday, August 14, 2013
The 21st Festival will take place on 8/9 March in the Goulburn Soldiers Club.
More information on 1800 353 646 or goulburnrosefestival@gmail.com or www.goulburnrosefestival.org.au or

Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Goulburn-Rose-Festival/560672030663167

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Yellow House Heritage Perennials

Posted by Jane Reardon on Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Yellow House, 20 Jervis St, Nowra advise that their website is up & running and they have a mail order service.  www.yellowhouseheritageperennials.com.au or phone 4421 8681

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Riversdale Garden Fair

Posted by Jane Reardon on Wednesday, August 14, 2013
The Fair will be held on 3 Nov, in conjunction with the Open Gardens Australia Scheme.  1 Maud Street, Goulburn.  More information via riversdale@nationaltrust.com.au

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Sutton Forest Open Gardens

Posted by Jane Reardon on Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Six rural gardens will be open 30 Nov-1 Dec, 10am - 5pm, $5 each or $20 for all six.  Tickets available at Sutton Forest Hotel.  More information from Val Turnbull on turnbulltnv@bigpond.com
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Better Homes & Gardens

Posted by Jane Reardon on Thursday, July 18, 2013

The BH&G Live event will be held at the Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park on 20-22 Sept.  All their presenters are present, live demonstrations, interactive workshops, etc.  More information at http://www.bhglive.com.au/ 
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Central Coast Garden Shows inc. wrote on 7/7/13

Posted by Jane Reardon on Sunday, July 7, 2013
Plant Lovers Fair on 28-29 Sep, 9am-4pm, Kariong Mountains High School (Central Coast) - adults $10.  30 specialist growers, talks, refreshments.  More information from Elaine Slade 4373 1186 or islade@bigpond.net.au  or www.centralgardenshows.com.au 

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