Therapeutic Horticulture Australia Inc. (THA) welcomes the announcement that a new management committee has been appointed to oversee the operations of their recently established national body responsible for guiding the practice of horticultural therapy and therapeutic gardening in Australia. The management committee represents a strong cross section of people working […]
It’s been a big 12 months for us! Last week saw the finalisation of the purchase of a 75 acre property just outside of Benalla for the production of Speciality Trees material to service regional Victoria and southern parts of New South Wales. Previous owners, David and Jill Rush are […]
The 2018 HMAA Laurel Awards were announced at a prestigious dinner attended by some 125 members and guests in Melbourne on Tuesday March 20, the eve of the Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show. The winners are: Book Laurel – AB Bishop and Angus Stewart for The Australian Native Garden […]
The prestigious MIFGS Design Awards have recognised the incredible talent at the 2018 Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show. Representatives of the landscape, gardening and floristry industries today gathered to attend the announcement of the largest and most significant gardening award ceremony in the Southern Hemisphere. The Awards mark the […]
On the opening day of the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show, members of the Horticultural Media Association Australia were invited to see the latest in plants and products at the Nursery & Garden Industry Victoria’s Revealed event. See attached PDF for product details and below for contacts: Business Name […]
Australia’s largest sub-tropical garden expo is back for another bumper year, with organisers announcing the 2018 Queensland Garden Expo will be held on the Sunshine Coast between 13 and 15 July. The event – now in its 34th year – is expected to attract more than 40,000 visitors from across […]
On Monday 26 February 2018 a group of HMA NSW members met at the Common Ground Bakery and Café in the outer Sydney suburb of Picton ready for an exciting day out in the area. After a refreshing cuppa we set off for Mal and Jan Morgan’s Glenfield Wholesale Nursery. […]
HMAQ met for its AGM at Mitchelton Library in Brisbane on the weekend. Re-elected President Kim Woods Rabbidge congratulated those present on a productive year, which involved participation in no less than fifteen industry events or meetings. The year ahead promises to be just as exciting and includes a meeting […]
Receiving a 2015 Churchill Fellowship to research the development, use and management of therapeutic gardens in healthcare settings in Singapore, the UK and the USA was a turning point for Melbourne nurse and horticulturalist, Steven Wells.
More than 240 nursery growers and industry representatives gathered in Hobart this week for the biennial Nursery & Garden Industry Australia (NGIA) National Conference to discover the latest trends and research advancing Australia’s $2.29 billion green life sector.