Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March 2017

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

IPSWICH TURF CLUB, BUNDAMBA

Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March 2017

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

IPSWICH TURF CLUB, BUNDAMBA

Costa Georgiadis

Costa is a vibrant change maker, a connector of people, a voice for reason, a lover of nature, and perhaps above all else a teacher and host of the ABC’s Gardening Australia program. Adults and kids love Costa with his natural and down-to-earth charisma. A landscape architect and permaculturalist, Costa’s real passion is our role in the future of food.

Costa will be attending the event on both days.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CostasWorld/

 

Don Burke

Most Aussie gardeners were inspired to garden by the television series Burke’s Backyard. To this day, Don is recognised as one of leaders in gardening and horticulture. He is a strong advocate for native plants, organic gardening and the environment. Don continues to provide online gardening tips via his facebook page ‘BurkesBackyard’.

Don will be attending the event on Saturday only.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/BurkesBackyard/

 

HANDOUTS

Wellness in the Garden

The Bird Friendly Garden by Don Burke

Paul Plant

A Registered Horticulturist, Paul was born in Brisbane, gained his degree in horticulture and has since contributed to over 19 books, numerous magazines and newspapers. Paul is Editor of subTropical Gardening magazine and is the garden guru on NoosaFM, ABC Sunshine Coast FM and River94.9FM. He was recently listed as one of the ‘Influential Australian Garden People’.

Paul will be attending the event both days.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/PaulPlantHorticulture/

 

Arno King

Best known for his articles in various gardening magazines, Arno King is a Brisbane-based Registered landscape architect and Registered Horticulturist, working on projects in both Australia and overseas. Arno’s passion is planting design and the innovative use of plants in subtropical gardens. He was recently listed as one of the ‘Influential Australian Garden People’.

Arno will be attending the event both days.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Arno-King-Landscape-321978871481194/

Phil Dudman

Phil is a horticulturist, landscape designer and garden writer. He is passionate about promoting gardening but the fact that it is a wonderful creative past time that's good for your health and wellbeing. Phil can be heard on ABC North Coast (NSW) and is the Horticultural Editor of ABC Gardening Australia magazine.

Phil will be attending the event on Sunday only.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/gardeningwithphil

Claire Bickle

Claire is a qualified horticulturist and avid poultry lover. She loves sharing her knowledge on everything gardening including chooks. Claire can be heard on ABC Brisbane radio and writes for a variety of magazines and newspapers.

Claire will be attending the event on Sunday only.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/clairebicklegardeningpages/

Noel Burdette

Plantsman and advocate of the softer landscape style and creating healthy backyard ecologies, Noel firmly stands by his motto of ‘Aspire to Inspire’ strongly believing there is a good gardener in even the best
of brown thumbs.

Noel will be attending the event on Sunday only.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/noelburdettegrowinggardeners/

 

Annette Irish

Annette has been a teacher and trainer to gardeners
and professionals in Australia and overseas where her expertise is highly sought after. Her gardening interests include palms, orchids, natives and diagnostic
problem solving.

Annette will be attending the event on Saturday only.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/annette.irish.7

Green Dean

Green Dean is an urban farming and permaculture educator and consultant based in Brisbane. He supports South East Queensland homes and communities to be greener with earth care and food sustainability. He uses social media to motivate gardeners to share their collective interests.

Green Dean will be attending the event
on Saturday only.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/greendean.aus

Roushini

Roushini is passionate about food and loves sharing her fascination and vast knowledge of spices. Spices are a magical ingredient that make us healthy from the inside out. They revitalise our energy, are a natural detox, make us look youthful and assist in weight loss.

Join her on an exciting journey at the Cook and Eat workshop on Saturday.

For more info about Roushini, visit:  www.totalbodynourishment.com.au

© Ipswich Garden & Plant Expo 2017