Nannup Flower and Garden Festival
The Nannup Flower and Garden Festival will be held in the picturesque town of Nannup from the 17th to the 20th of August 2017.
Come along on Thursday the 17th from 10 am to 4 pm to enjoy the opening of the Great Hall of Flowers and be amazed by the displays. From 12.30 pm you can talk to the designers of this display. Presented by Linda Maher & Nina Hoad – Pipkin.
Friday the 18th you can learn how to Make a Magnificent Floral Arrangement with Yvonne Adam, Create and Insect Friendly Garden with Dr Bob Longmore or attend the Q & A; What makes a Living Garden Sanctuary? Why gardens are important to the environment? With Steven Wood and Dr Bob Longmore. These events are held at the FlowerMania Marquee.
Later Friday evening from 6.00 pm to 8.30 pm, you can discuss your new gardening knowledge at the Gardening Mingle with special guests Anna Gare, Guy Jeffreys and Alysha Sladden. This is a ticketed event held at the Recreation Centre in Nannup. Get your tickets at their website now!
Saturday and Sunday have an array of events including more Q & As, kid’s events, Garden to Gourmet events and talks from even more special guests. Visit the website for more information and for the full events program.
Men – don’t feel as though this is a lady’s only event, they have a Men’s Marquee specifically aimed to help you learn more about the manual labour side of gardening! Take part in Building a Bees hotel, learn the best Maintenance of Garden Tools, Build a Planter Box and more.
The festival stretches well beyond flowers and gardens. There will also be a Quiz and Line dancing night, Bush Tucker Cooking session, displays from the Busselton Vintage Car, talks on honey production, Vintage Bike ride display and much, much more.
Nannup is a lovely drive from Mandalay, just under an hour. Why not spend one day exploring the delights of the Nannup Flower and Garden Festival and the next getting a taste of the Margaret River Busselton region.