Date
Time
Location

Victoria State Rose Garden, K Road, Access via Gate 2, Werribee South

Organiser
Wyndham City - Events Team
Contact

9742 0777

events@wyndham.vic.gov.au

Cost

FREE

State Rose & Garden Show 2018

Experience the gorgeous blooms of the Victoria State Rose Garden at their best, with two huge days of entertainment and more than 5,000 roses to explore.

Wander through the stunning rose-lined pathways and pick up tips and tricks from the best in the business, including Kim Syrus, Jane Edmanson, Anthony Scott, Vasili Kanidiadis and more.

Live plant care demonstrations and guided tours will run across the weekend, with so much to learn from industry experts.

Browse through the pop-up nursery stalls with plants, tools, pots and homewares on offer and relax amongst the blooms, with live music and food trucks.

This year also brings a fresh new garden pop-up, serving up a delicious new experience each day:

On Saturday 9 November, visitors will be able to enjoy some smooth brews in the rose-filled wine and beer garden, with craft beers and ciders provided by Kombi Keg, wine and Roseade spritzers provided by Chirping Bird Wines. Pair this with Bluebonnet Barbecue’s American style fare and live music and you’ve got the perfect Saturday afternoon vibe!

On Sunday 10 November, it’s all about vintage glamour and indulgence with the Prosecco Van and Mrs. Baker’s Gin paired with a unique rose-inspired High Tea experience from the High Tea Mistress. There are two high tea packages available for pre-purchase; ‘Little Pleasures’ and ‘Afternoon Delight’ with prices starting at $30. Bookings are limited, with tickets available now via www.stateroseandgardenshow.com.au.

There will also be mini-posy making workshop and kids’ activities, including children’s sandpit and garden craft, with magic wand and pot plant decoration

Entry to the State Rose and Garden Show is free, with gold coin donation welcome to support the wonderful work of the Victoria State Rose Garden volunteers, who maintain this beautiful garden.

Full program to be announced closer to the date.

The Victoria State Rose Garden is located just 30 minutes from the Melbourne.

Principal Sponsor

We would like to thank our 2019 State Rose & Garden Show Sponsors.

All Green Nursery

https://www.allgreen.com.au/ 

Pop Up High Tea Amongst the Roses

Scones

On Sunday 10 November, t’s all about vintage glamour and indulgence with the Prosecco Van and Mrs. Baker’s Gin paired with a unique rose-inspired High Tea experience from the High Tea Mistress.

There are two high tea packages available for pre-purchase; ‘Little Pleasures’ and ‘Afternoon Delight’ with prices starting at $30. Bookings are limited, with tickets available now 
 

Book Here

 

Program

Some of Australia’s most beloved gardening experts will be joining this year’s event, including South Australia’s ‘Indoors Outdoors’ gardening guru Kim Syrus, Gardening Australia’s Jane Edmanson and Network Ten’s ‘The Home Team’ host Anthony Scott and SBS’s plant and produce expert Vasili Kanidiadis with the latest tips and advice on getting your garden into perfect shape. Kim, Jane, Anthony and Vasili will be sharing their tips and tricks on improving and maintaining your garden, so be sure to bring a notebook and pen!

There will also be mini-posy making workshop and kids’ activities, including children’s sandpit and garden craft, with magic wand and pot plant decoration

Check back here closer to the event for the full program on this year’s activities.

FAQ’s

  • Alcohol: Please note the event site is a licensed area and alcohol is available for purchase. BYO Alcohol is strictly not permitted to be brought into the Victoria State Rose Garden.
  • ATM: An ATM will be onsite for the duration of the event.
  • Drones: Are not permitted at the event.
  • Exhibitors: - There will be over 30 exhibitors that you will be able to visit and engage with on the day.
  • First Aid: A first Aid service will be onsite, please refer to the event program map for the location, you can pick up a map from the Information Marquee when you arrive.
  • Food:There is plenty of delicious food and beverages for purchase in the garden however you are welcome to bring along a picnic.
  • Garden Closures: Please be advised that there will be restricted access to the garden in the lead up and over the event weekend.
    • Friday 8 November – Restricted access for event set up.
    • Saturday 9 November & Sunday 10 November (Event days) – The garden will close at the conclusion of the event at 4.00pm both days.
    • Monday 11 November – Restricted access for event pack down.
  • Lost Children: We encourage you to pick up an ID wristband at the entry or Information Marquee so we can quickly reunite you should you lose your child during the event. All lost children will be brought to the Information Marquee.
  • Pets: Pets are not permitted at this event
  • Photography/Filming: A Council photographer will be taking some happy snaps on the day! We’ll share these on our social media and websites. If you’re camera shy and don’t want your photo taken, just let our photographer and/or our event staff know on the day!
    • Live streaming or broadcasting of the State Rose & Garden Show is not permitted. Commercial photography is not permitted without prior permission from Wyndham City Council. Filming/photography and other media requests can be directed to media@wyndham.vic.gov.au.
  • Photos: Share your photos on the day... simply upload to your Facebook or Instagram account and #experiencewyndham
  • Respect the garden: We kindly ask all event patrons to please respect all areas of the Victoria State Rose Garden. Roses are strictly prohibited from being picked and whilst taking some great selfies with the roses, please remain off the garden beds to avoid damaging irrigation and root systems.
  • Tickets: This event is a FREE event, no ticket is required.
  • Toilets: There will be toilets located within the event site including accessible facilities
  • Travel: 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. There is a free shuttle bus running from Wyndham Vale and Werribee train stations, check the website closer to the event for the shuttle timetable.
  • Water: A water trailer will be available for fresh drinking water throughout the event, please be sure to bring your own water bottle!
  • What to Bring: Picnic rug, a hat, sunscreen, jacket, and a poncho for inclement weather. Please note there are limited shaded areas – so come prepared for rain, hail or shine.

Event Map

Please check back closer to the event to view the event map.

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