Redcliffe Garden & Lifestyle Expo is a celebration of gardens, lifestyle and sustainability. Festival-goers will enjoy vibrant displays and demonstrations as this normally secluded haven transforms into a world of 'green' fun.
Enjoy a range of entertainment options from a variety of stages and areas including the Gardening Stage, Lifestyle Stage, Garden Party, Love Handmade Lane and Little Grubs Kids Zone filled with fun crafts and activities for the little ones.
There will be gardening gurus on hand to share their collective years of wisdom on all things plants, sustainability and gardens.
There will be wonderful interactive workshops for all ages, demonstrations and displays and so much more, or simply wander through the paths of market stalls, filled with fresh, local produce, plants, gardening tools, delicious treats and handmade goodies.
9:20am Edible Flowers presented by Linda Brennan
10:00am Using Herbs presented by Brenda Nichols
10:40am Garden Design presented by Russell Young
11:20am Waste to Riches: How we can gain by rewriting the story around waste presented by Costa
12:00pm Landscape Design presented by Eva Porta
12:40pm Soil presented by Leonnie Shanahan
1:20pm Biosecurity: Be a part of it. Day to day ways we can all make a difference presented by Costa
1:50pm Q&A with Costa Georgiadis from Gardening Australia
2:15pm Unusual edibles for every garden presented by Kevin Redd
Plus Home & Lifestyle tips from Kindred throughout the day.
9:20am Yoga & Meditation Demonstration
9:45am How to Make Organic Bee’s Wax Wraps presented by Spotpack
10:20am Keeping Backyard Chooks presented by Claire Bickle
11:00am Downsizing presented by Gypsy Cabins
11:25am Exercising at Home...Cultivating a Healthy Lifestyle presented by BallyCara
11:45am Guide to Brewing presented by White Brick Brewing
12:15pm Fighting Food Wastage presented by Ugly Duck Preserves
12:50pm Floral Arrangements presented by Danielle Topliff
1:15pm Live Painting presented by Redcliffe Art Society – Tania Greyer
1:50pm Food Building Resilient Communities presented by Flock Eatery
2:25pm Flat Pack Challenge presented by MBRIT
In this zone little ones will enjoy FREE face painting and well as engage in FREE sustainable activities and workshops, and grow their green thumbs with fun gardening games and activities.
Stroll through Love Handmade Lane markets and find special handmade goodies. You will find the best handmade designs and treasures from local makers. Listen to the sweet sounds of acoustic artists Dan and Diletta as you browse the many market stalls.
Princes and princesses unite at the enchanting Flower Crown Making workshop.
Using real flowers, you will discover how to create your very own Flower Crown. Impress your friends with your new skills long after the event is over!
This magical workshop is happening all day (or until flowers run out), for free!
Enter via George Street as you move into the world of sustainability, gardening and landscaping.
Enter via Henzell Street and hear the sweet sounds of the following three acoustic artists before exploring what else is on offer.
Parking available in surrounding streets. Also ample parking at the Redcliffe Showgrounds.
FREE shuttle bus from Redcliffe Showgrounds to Redcliffe Botanic Gardens.
Please be aware there will be areas in Hibiscus Avenue, George Street and Fewings Street where you will be unable to park. There will be "No Parking" signs in these areas. Please do not park in front of local businesses.
When: Sunday 28 July, 9am - 3pm.
Where: Redcliffe Botanic Gardens. 20 Henzell St, Redcliffe QLD 4020.
Entry: Gold coin donation (Some costs apply for workshops and activities).
Redcliffe Garden and Lifestyle Expo is brought to you by MBRIT, and proudly supported by strategic partner Moreton Bay Regional Council
Redcliffe Botanic Gardens, Henzell Street, Redcliffe QLD, Australia