Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March 2017

8am – 4pm (Saturday) 8am – 3pm (Sunday)


Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March 2017

8am – 4pm (Saturday) 8am – 3pm (Sunday)


Expo highlights

Expo location

Getting there


The Ipswich Garden & Plant Expo is a subtropical gardening experience. Since 2012 the Expo has become a popular gardening event destination for all keen gardeners, collectors and families who are eager to learn more about gardening... and to buy plants and related products. Some of the expo highlights include:

Entry $10 per adult / $8 concession per day / children under 15 free

Three stages featuring local guest speakers

Over 100 stalls of dedicated plant sellers and related products

Plant creche and variety of food stalls

Entertainment for both adults and children

Organic and edible gardening

Native and non-native plants

FREE parking

Due to health regulations No Dogs* are allowed on the site. Carparks are patrolled to ensure dogs are not left in cars.

*Guide and Assistance Dogs accepted.

The location


Ipswich Turf Club, 219 Brisbane Road, Bundamba QLD 4304

Enter via TL Cooney Avenue.


This event is only 35 minutes drive west from Brisbane CBD.

UBD: 214 F14.

  • Car

    From Brisbane: head west along Ipswich Road and follow signs to Ipswich City. The event will be on the left side of the road immediately after the Bundamba Primary State School. Enter carpark via TL Cooney Avenue, Bundamba. (note: Ipswich Road name changes to Brisbane Road)

    From North Brisbane or Sunshine Coast: head to the event via the Centenary Highway then follow instructions above. Alternatively, go via the Gateway Toll Road which links onto the Logan Motorway and flows towards Ipswich. Alternative routes via Moggill Ferry or Colleges Crossing are open.

    From Gold Coast: head up the Pacific Highway, take the Logan Motorway and follow signs to Ipswich (as above).

    From Lockyer Valley, Toowoomba or Roma: drive along Warrego Highway and follow signs into Ipswich. Then drive along Brisbane Road towards Bundamba. The event will on the right side of the road.

    From Sydney or other regions: it is suggested you fly into Brisbane then drive to the expo.

  • Train

    Bundamba Train Station is approximately 10-15 minute walk to the event. When you get off the train, walk up Mining Street, turn right along Brisbane Road. Cross the road at the Primary School then walk (direction right) up to the Ipswich Turf Club (Racecourse). Entry to event is off TL Cooney Ave.

    For details regarding train time tables, please refer to

  • Bus

    Some bus lines in conjunction with garden clubs have organised buses to attend the event. This is a great way to travel with friends of a garden club. Most bus operators are also aware that passengers will be buying plant which need to be stored in the undercarriage. Always check with the bus company if they allow with service.

    A bus/taxi drop off site is located directly opposite the entrance.

Information about our official accommodation venue for the 2017 Expo will be available soon.

© Ipswich Garden & Plant Expo 2017