Redcliffe Garden & Lifestyle Expo

Redcliffe Garden & Lifestyle Expo is a celebration of gardens, lifestyle and sustainability. Festival-goers will enjoy vibrant displays and demonstrations as this normally secluded haven transforms into a world of 'green' fun.  

Enjoy a range of entertainment options from a variety of stages and areas including the Gardening Stage, Lifestyle Stage, Garden Party, Love Handmade Lane and Village Motors Little Grubs Kids Zone filled with fun crafts and activities for the little ones. 

There will be gardening gurus on hand to share their collective years of wisdom on all things plants, sustainability and gardens including Jason Hodges, Jerry Colby-Williams and Paul Plant.

There will be wonderful interactive workshops for all ages, demonstrations and displays and so much more, or simply wander through the paths of market stalls, filled with fresh, local produce, plants, gardening tools, delicious treats and handmade goodies. 

Also enjoy;     

  • Colonials Lawn Games
  • Pop Up Landscape Displays
  • Redcliffe Woodcrafters Display
  • Lapidary Club Kids Workshops $2 entry


Gardening Stage

9:15am - 9:45am         Growing Your Herbs presented by Friends of the Redcliffe Botanic Gardens

10:00am - 11:00am     Gardening Tips in the Moreton Bay Region presented by Paul Plant 

11:15am - 11:45am     Sustainable Gardening presented by Jerry Coleby-Williams

12:00pm - 12:30pm    The Perfect Floral Designs presented by Bart Hassam

12:50pm - 1:20pm      Your Dream Garden presented by Jason Hodges

1:30pm - 2:15pm        Designing Your Outdoor Garden presented by Porter Designs

2:30pm - 3:00pm        Talking Healthy Soils = Healthy Plants presented by Annette Irish


Lifestyle Stage 

9:15am - 9:45am        How to Heal your Travel Bug presented by Redcliffe Cruise & Travel

10:00am - 10:30am    Your Brewing Experts presented by Ocean View Winery

10:45am - 11:15am     Live Your Best Life with Essential Oils presented by Soul Shiny Days 

11:30am - 12:00pm    Your Dream Garden presented by Jason Hodges

12:15pm - 12:45pm    Nutrition Tips with Rachel Mackey presented by Wholesome Habits     

1:00pm - 1:30pm        Being the Best Healthy You presented by Embrace Life 

1:45pm - 2:15pm        Painting Demonstration presented by Redcliffe Art Society Member Tricia Reust

2:30pm - 3:00pm        Yoke and Woke Sustainable Living presented by Hayley and Chris


Yoga and Meditation Classes

Yoga teacher, Author and Artist Monica Bastiste will be running yoga and meditation classes throughout the day. Monica has worked in the health industry for over 30 years. She teaches yoga with a focus on self-esteem and personal development at Suttons Beach in Margate, Redcliffe. An author and artist, her book Yoga for Little Bears was shortlisted for the Moreton Bay Innovation awards for its unique combination of Yoga and Emotional Intelligence in 2016. 

Classes will run at the following times:

10:30am - 11:00am 

12:45pm - 1:15pm

2:15pm - 2:45pm


Garden Party

Foodies gather round! Head into the Garden Party area where food trucks will line the walkway. Feast on delicious meal options from a range of multinational cuisines. Enjoy a beverage from the bar and listen to the sweet sounds of live music all day long. See the line-up below: 

9:45am -11:15am      Matt Kairl

11:30am - 1:00pm     Amy Kate Music

1:15pm - 2:45pm      Toby Thompson


Entry One

Enter via George Street and listen to Ali, Nicole and Kent as you move into the world of sustainability, gardening and landscaping. 

9:45am -11:15am      Ali Shield

11:30am - 1:00pm     Nicole McKinney

1:15pm - 2:45pm       Kent Tonscheck


Entry Two

Enter via Henzell Street and hear the sweet sounds of the following three acoustic artists before exploring what else is on offer.

9:45am -11:15am       Sophie Volp

11:30am - 1:00pm      Cryss Coleman

1:15pm - 2:45pm        Tim Lollback


Village Motors Little Grubs Kids Zone

In this zone little ones will enjoy FREE face painting and well as engage in FREE sustainable activities and workshops, and grow their green thumbs with fun gardening games and activities.


Love Handmade Lane

Stroll through Love Handmade Lane markets and find special handmade goodies. You will find the best handmade designs and treasures from local makers. Listen to the sweet sounds of acoustic artists Dan and Diletta as you browse the many market stalls.      


Parking & Getting There

Parking available in surrounding streets. Also ample parking at the Redcliffe Showgrounds.

FREE shuttle bus from Redcliffe Showgrounds to Redcliffe Botanic Gardens.

Please be aware there will be areas in Hibiscus Avenue, George Street and Fewings Street where you will be unable to park. There will be "No Parking" signs in these areas. Please do not park in front of local businesses. 


Event Details: 

When: Sunday 5 August 9am - 3pm.

Where: Redcliffe Botanic Gardens. 20 Henzell St, Redcliffe QLD 4020.

Entry: Gold coin donation (Some costs apply for workshops and activities).

Thanks to our 2018 Event Partners

Redcliffe Garden and Lifestyle Expo is brought to you by MBRIT, and proudly supported by strategic partner Moreton Bay Regional Council

Gold Sponsors

Village Motors

ID: 7410011

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5 August 2018


Redcliffe Botanic Gardens
20 Henzell Street
Redcliffe 4020

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