Get set for a blooming good time when the 8th annual State Rose & Garden Show makes its triumphant return to Werribee Park. Whether you are a certified green thumb, a gardening novice or fit somewhere in-between, this two-day floral feast promises a fun day out for all ages.
Taking place on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 December, the event will see the Victoria State Rose Garden transform into a kaleidoscope of colour as the 5000 roses are at their blooming best and as the manicured lawns play host to numerous gardening exhibits, plant stalls, food trucks, and live music – making it a must-see event for visitors of all ages.
Features of the 2022 event include:
- Hitting the stage will be an impressive line-up of gardening experts including Melissa King from ‘Better Homes & Gardens’, the charismatic Vasili Kanidiadis of ‘Vasili’s Garden’, horticulturist Craig Castree and florist and Dish the Dirt Podcaster Rebecca Noble.
- A hands-on, free workshop space featuring a Little Sprouts Program with nature play for kids, posy making workshops hosted by Petal Pop, a workshop by Holly’s Backyard Bees, plus more.
- Stunning floral installations, created by a selection of Melbourne’s most talented florists, including Rebecca Noble’s Little Lady Blooms and XX Flos by Kayla Moon.
- The ‘All Green Children’s Garden’ – a new family friendly space, featuring sensory gardens and sandpits.
- Free guided tours of the Victoria State Rose Garden hosted by the knowledgeable garden supporters.
Presented by Wyndham City Council, the show is free for all ages. A gold coin donation is encouraged to assist the Victorian State Rose Garden supporters with their upkeep of the garden.
Wyndham City will abide by any current COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines as set by the State Government of Victoria and it is requested that all attendees do the same.
Event Program & FAQs
Getting There (Car and Free Shuttle Bus)
There is free parking on site and event traffic management systems will be in place.
Please follow all road and traffic detours and respect traffic and parking officer’s instructions to ensure you safely arrive and exit the event.
We appreciate your patience and suggest that you allow extra time to get to and from the event.
Free Shuttle Bus Service
Getting to the Event
Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 December.
The Free Event Shuttle Bus to State Rose & Garden Show will be departing from Werribee Train Station every 30 minutes to Werribee Park.
- First departure to event at 9:30am
- Last departure to event at 2.30pm
Leaving the Event
Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 December.
The Free Event Shuttle Bus to State Rose & Garden Show will be departing from Werribee Park every 30 minutes to Werribee Train Station.
- Last departure will be at 4.30pm
The roots of All Green can be traced all the way back to 1979 in the backyard of Sam and Gianna Fragapane. They began a fledgling nursery out of a garden shed, which eventually grew to encompass 2 hectares. For 40 years, this family business has flourished, providing the local community with lush plant life, landscaping and gardening supplies, and unparalleled service.
Today, All Green spans two locations, with a combined area of 35,000m². That's more area than your major local hardware store, supported by twice the amount of expertise. No matter which location you visit, you'll be greeted by our friendly staff who are here to help you get your next project underway.
Pre-Order a High Tea Picnic Hamper
There will be plenty of food options from onsite food trucks at the State Rose & Garden Show and picnics are also welcome.
The Refectory Parlour (located next to Werribee Park Mansion) are also offering a pre-order High Tea Picnic Hamper that can be picked-up from their premises and enjoyed in the Victoria State Rose Garden or Werribee Park grounds during the State Rose & Garden Show.
The State Rose & Garden Show High Tea Picnic Hamper for two includes finger sandwiches, Cornish pasties, smoked salmon blinis, delicate pastries, tarts, scones and more, with complementary homemade lemonade.
Pre-orders and onsite pick up, from The Refectory Parlour essential.
- Saturday 10 December – Pre-orders Close Wednesday 7 December 2022
- Sunday 11 December – Pre-orders close Thursday 8 December 2022
Conditions of Entry
- Date and time
Victoria State Rose Garden, K Road, Werribee Park, Werribee
- Wyndham City