Saturday, 26 August 2017

Hurry Only One Week to Go!

Standard Burgundy & White Iceberg Roses are a feature of this garden

We are into the last week that entries will be accepted in the 2017 Coffs Spring Garden Competition.

Diverse categories mean that there is something for everyone - Strata or Community Title, Small, Medium, Large and Huge block sizes, 75 years or older gardeners, Rented, Relocatable home, Whole gardens of flats/units/villas, Patio/courtyard, gardens maintained by a disabled person, most attractive Front Garden, Vegetable Gardens - small and large, New Home/New Garden built within the last two years AND Best Garden Feature - this can be a special water feature/pool surrounds or for example the lovely path featured above edged with roses.

Of course there are School and Industrial/Commercial and Community categories as well.

Waterwise categories are judged in accordance with criteria set down by Coffs Harbour City Council.

So there are categories abounding! See here for more detailed links within this site.

The Champion Gardener will receive return flights to Brisbane and two night's accommodation, with the dates being the choice of the winner. 

Reserve Champion will receive two night's accommodation for two people at The Observatory Apartments plus a $100 meal voucher at Latitude 30 Restaurant, both these prizes can be used anytime - just make the bookings when convenient.

All Residential entrants will be eligible for a random draw for a family pass to Dolphin Marine Magic AND first time Residential entrants will be in a separate draw for a voucher from Park Avenue Florist.

The New Home/New Garden has a first prize voucher to the value of $100 and second place, a $50 voucher. 

All other categories receive $50 first place voucher and $25 second place voucher. 

All Residential entrants receive a $5 Total Gardens Voucher.

Judging will be 10-12 September with the Presentation Night on Friday 15 September.

Winning gardens will be open the weekend 16-17 September from 10am until 4pm on each day. Details will be posted on this website at 8:30pm Friday 15 September. The Advocate will also have details of the all the winning garden addresses too in their Saturday 16 September edition.

It is a condition of entry that winning gardens are open to the public.

Further information Maria 6656 2429 or

1 comment :

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