From composting, worm farming and native gardening, to information about how to keep chickens and native bees, this year’s Redlands Good Gardening Expo has plenty to offer local green thumbs.
Set in the picturesque surrounds of Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, the expo will be held on Sunday 13 April 2014 from 9am until 3pm.
Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the entry to the expo was free and was expected to attract not only residents, but visitors from across south-east Queensland as well.
“It’s the perfect event to showcase the Redlands and offer the community a fun day out for the whole family,” Cr Williams said.
“The program for the event is expected to be action-packed with a focus on native and organic food gardening for all enthusiasts to enjoy, as gardening is a popular hobby for all ages.”
The program features:
- Workshops and demonstrations
- Displays and latest gardening supplies on-sale
- Information about growing organic food at home
- Information about composting, worm farming, mulching and how to recycle green waste
- Arts and crafts activities
- Live entertainment and food stalls
The Redland Organic Growers Inc (ROGI) is co-hosting the event with Council to help encourage organic gardening and growing your own delicious, healthy fruit and vegetables at home.
Redlands Good Gardening Expo
When: Sunday 13 April
Time: 9am – 3pm
Where: Redlands IndigiScapes Centre, 17 Runnymede Rd, Capalaba
For more information on what’s on at the Redlands Good Gardening Expo, please visit www.indigiscapes.com.au or phone 3824 8611.