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  • Victoria's lockdown lifted and retail to reopen

    16 February 2021

    Victoria’s five-day lockdown will end at midnight tonight. The five-kilometre movement limit and four reasons for leaving the home will be revoked. Pleasingly, our retailers are allowed to fully reopen and get back to doing what they do best; supplyi Read more ...

  • Green waste derived compost contamination

    15 February 2021

    Advice to garden centres around green waste derived compost contamination Read more ...

  • Lockdown across Victoria and what it means for our industry

    11 February 2021

    On the advice of public health experts, the whole of Victoria will move to circuit-breaker action from 11:59pm tonight until 11:59pm on Wednesday, 17 February. Read more ...

  • Graham Ross: A national treasure

    26 January 2021

    Graham Ross started gardening at the age of four and has never stopped. And from humble beginnings, as a teenager he started working at his local garden centre, he has climbed the ranks to national treasure. Read more ...

  • The next evolution of NGIV's Trade Day

    17 December 2020

    After more than 40 years of calling the Caribbean Gardens site in Scoresby ‘home’ to our trade market, the Caribbean management team have exercised their right to serve us with a six-month period of notice. Whilst we have many great memories of b Read more ...

  • The 43rd annual Victorian Schools Garden Awards Ceremony: A virtual success

    13 December 2020

    On Wednesday 2nd December VSGP held their 43rd annual Victorian Schools Garden Awards Ceremony, but their first virtual ceremony. VSGP advocates Costa Georgiadis and Jane Edmanson did a fantastic job of bringing the event to life for the many childre Read more ...

  • What makes Trials Week so special?

    11 November 2020

    Australian Horticultural Trials Week Read more ...

  • November Trade Day - Confirmed Stand Holders

    08 November 2020

    Our November Trade Day is just around the corner and we wanted to let you know which stand holders have confirmed they will be in attendance. We've reached out to our regular stand holders and the following have confirmed their plans to attend No Read more ...

  • November Trade Day is on

    28 October 2020

    We're delighted to announce our November Trade Day is on. With your help we've created an event that is the biggest and best horticultural wholesale market in Australia and we're excited to welcome everyone back. Read more ...

  • Keeping your workplace safe in the Third Step

    26 October 2020

    As we all move out of lockdown and into the Third Step of Victoria’s roadmaps for reopening it's imortant to understand what is requiried of your business, staff and customers. Read more ...