SA Spring Garden Festival 2019
The very picturesque township of Mt Pleasant will be the backdrop to 4th annual SA Spring Garden Festival on Saturday 21st September, 2019.
Mt Pleasant will come alive for the day, with an exceptionally broad variety of plant and garden wares, informative guest speakers and the charming venue. Additionally there will be a diverse range of stallholders, workshops, along with the special programmed events for the day, food and entertainment.
Crowd favourite, the engaging media presenter Sophie Thomson, will be special guest speaker once again this year. Sophie is the South Australian presenter on ABC television’s Gardening Australia, a popular newspaper columnist, national public speaker, TEDx presenter, author, broadcaster and horticulturist.
Legendary Neville Bonney, South Australian native plant expert, ethnobotanist and published author, will be another special guest speaker on the day.
Faye McGoldrick, from the Mt Pleasant Natural Resource Centre will be talking about insect hotels. Insect hotels are popular amongst gardeners, fruit and vegetable growers due to their role encouraging insect pollination. Faye will show how to make your very own insect hotel.
Children’s program will go throughout the day, including floral designing, face painting, and nature play activities.
Local Country Fire Services will be onsite to run bushfire awareness day. This will be opportunity to check out the latest in firefighting equipment, plus for the children to explore the fire trucks!
Mt Pleasant Farmers Market will partner with the festival. Extended trading hours at the market will align with those on the festival day.
Entry: $5 per person | $3 pensioners | Children under 15 FREE
For more information and all enquiries please visit the SA Spring Garden Festival website.
What: SA Spring Garden Festival
When: Saturday 21 September 2019 | 8am – 3pm
Where: Mt Pleasant Showgrounds | Mt Pleasant
At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.
Image Source: SA Spring Garden Festival Facebook event page.
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