Buderim Garden Festival 2016

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  • Location: Buderim War Memorial (BWMCA) Hall , cnr Main and Church Sts, Buderim 4556 Queensland

The 2016 Buderim Garden Festival will be held over the weekend of Saturday 15th October and Sunday 16th October, at the Buderim War Memorial  (BWMCA) Hall , cnr Main and Church Sts., Buderim.

The theme of this event is "Buderim Blooms" and the official opening and presentation of prizes will be at 2 pm on the Saturday afternoon.

The Garden Festival comprises 3 parts:  
1) The Spring Flower Show, 
2) 6 Open Gardens, and
3) Quality Plant Market.

The colour theme for this year is "blue"

1) On the Friday 14th, BGC members will set up the BWMCA  Hall for the Spring Flower Show.  Entries are encouraged to fill this  Memorial Hall with floral decorations, plants, vegetables, hanging baskets, bonsai, cut flowers and novelty arrangements.

Children are encouraged to enter a separate novelty section using vegetable items.
A detailed competition schedule will be available closer to the date. 
There are trophies and cash prizes to be won.
Opening times on Saturday and Sunday are from 9am to 4 pm. 
Entry will be by Festival ticket ($15) , or $2 for entry into the hall only.

2) Entry to the six Open Gardens will be via a Festival Ticket which will be available at the Memorial Hall on the Festival weekend,  or presold at the Buderim Old P.O., Buderim News, and Manawee Nursery.  
Cost is $15 for access to all the open gardens, the hall and the plant market.
2 small buses will  be available to move people between the gardens.
The 6 gardens have been chosen for their special features and are open all weekend.

3) The Quality Plant Market will live up to its name by presenting a wide variety of plants in excellent condition. Specialist growers and local enthusiasts have established a reputation of  quality in the past years.There will be Gerberas, Orchids, Mixed Garden Plants, Bromeliads,  Staghorns & Ferns, Sub-tropicals, Geraniums,  Cottage Garden Plants, Begonias,  Garden Novelties, Cacti & Succulents, along with All Natural Bush Soaps and Jams.  i.e. plenty to choose from!

We are extremely grateful and proud to be associated with our two co-sponsors for this Festival. Both organisations are extremely “community minded” and are the Manawee Garden Centre and the Buderim Bendigo Community Bank.

During the weekend, light refreshments will be available at the Memorial hall and the adjacent Craft Cottage.  This Craft Cottage is presenting its own displays during the weekend.

Enquiries concerning the Festival can be directed to 0448 714 561 or email buderimgardenclub@gmail.com

Buderim Garden Festival 2016
9:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 15 October and Sunday 16 October 2016
Buderim War Memorial  (BWMCA) Hall , cnr Main and Church Sts
Festival tickets $15 | Hall entry only $2

Buderim Garden Club :
Buderim War Memorial Hall, Buderim
0448 714 561
Buderim Garden Club

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Buderim War Memorial (BWMCA) Hall , cnr Main and Church Sts, Buderim

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