Queensland Garden Expo

Nambour, QLD, 4560

Queensland Garden Expo

Queensland Garden Expo is a 'must see' in 2024 for green thumbs and novice gardeners alike. Held in the Sunshine Coast hinterland town of Nambour from 4th to 7th July, this four-day expo is Queensland's premier gardening event attracting visitors from all over Australia. Some of Australia's leading gardening experts take part in three days of lectures, demonstrations, and workshops.

Event Dates/Times

Thursday, 04 July 2024 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Friday, 05 July 2024 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday, 06 July 2024 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Sunday, 07 July 2024 8:00AM - 4:00PM

Entry Fee: $25

Adult Entry $22.50pp (online) / $25 (gate price)
Children 15 years and under FREE
Groups of 10 or more $20 ea
3 Day Pass $60
2 Day (Weekend) Pass $40

Location & Contact Info

  • Coronation Avenue
  • Nambour, QLD, 4560

Note: Paid Parking available inside the showgrounds and in the surrounding areas.

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Event Guide

Welcome to the 2024 Queensland Garden Expo, a fantastic four-day celebration of our 40th anniversary! This event is a gardening enthusiast's dream come true, but don't worry if you're new to gardening; there's something here for everyone.

Join us ...

Free Lectures and Demos

If you need some gardening advice, information or ideas then the Queensland Garden Expo is the place to go. There is a full program of FREE lectures and demonstrations on eight 'live' stages every day covering a vast array of gardening topics.

The Plant Clinic, centrally located near the nursery displays, is the place to go if you need some help with a gardening problem or help with identifying a plant and there are also a large number of Queensland Nursery and Garden Industry members on hand throughout the Expo to provide expert advice.  More Info »

Giant Kitchen Garden

If you have always wanted to know how you can make a difference to the environment in your own backyard then The Giant Kitchen Garden is a feature you should not miss. Incorporating a fully planted sustainable garden constructed on site, the Giant Kitchen Garden is always a hive of activity. A full program of lectures, demonstrations and workshops runs in this area every day and there is a host of permaculture and organic gardening experts on hand to answer all your questions.  More Info »

The Cook's Garden Stage

In many cultures gardening and cooking, and the social interaction of sharing these pastimes with friends and family, is an integral part of day to day living.

This is the place to head if you want some great tips on growing your own produce and how to turn it into delicious gourmet meals. Enjoy the gourmet experiences!  More Info »

Just for Kids!

Enjoy the festival atmosphere of a great day out. There is a fabulous range of food on offer, including vegetarian and gluten free, surrounded by lots of shaded seating areas. Be entertained by stilt walkers, musicians and street performers and soak up the atmosphere.

There is also lots of free entertainment for the children, including a free children's playground with a giant slide, air castle and merry-go-round.

Special kids activities will also be held around the grounds. Don't forget - Kids under 15 FREE with an adult.  More Info »

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