Workshops 2018

Workshop 1

Olive Pruning with Anne Stanimiroff
Saturday 10:00am, Garden 3

Whether you’re pruning young trees or needing to regenerate older trees, Anne Stanimiroff of Rangihoua Estate will show you how to achieve this.


Water management and garden design with Lyndell Shannon
Saturday 11:30am, Garden 7

Garden designer Lyndell Shannon talks about drainage and water management when designing a garden.

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Workshop 3

Symbolism & Design of St.Andrews Church’ Garden
with Daphne Mitten
Saturday & Sunday 2:00pm, Garden 8

Landscape architect Daphne Mitten talks about the design considerations for this sanctuary garden.


Gathered from the Garden bouquets
with Vicki and Roz from Wildflower
Sunday 11:30am, Garden 5

Join Vicki Roycroft from Wildflower to learn how to make  “undone” bouquets and arrangements from garden blooms and foraged foliage. Roz Sainsbury from Tendril Ltd will pass on tips for gathering greenery, seed heads, berries and branch. And Vicki will demonstrate how to put together all this floral bounty in a natural and beautiful way.


Workshop 4 - CANCELLED

Grow Inspired with Claire Mummery
Sunday 10:00am, Garden 6

Due to a family emergency this workshop has been cancelled - our apologies.


Mindful Gardening Workshop by the Coaches Collective
Sunday 1-3:30 pm, Garden 4

The Island Coaches Collective (ICC) presents “Mindful Gardening.”  Join Mel Burdett from Simply B and Leslie Hamilton, owner of FutureScape in an inspiring and engaging workshop about connecting with nature, yourself and others while nurturing your garden: register by e-mail to to secure your space. Please bring a yoga mat or rug to sit on.

Entry to this workshop does not require a ticket/wristband but places are limited so please register.