Gardening Australia Live – October 18th to 20th

Calling all Sydney green thumbs! Costa Georgiadis and the cast from ABC TV’s Gardening Australia will make a welcome return to the interactive gardening event, Gardening Australia Live, from 18th to 20th October 2013 at the Hordern Pavilion and Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park.

Over three days, Gardening Australia Live will inform, inspire and entertain attendees with the best advice and tips for implementing a more sustainable lifestyle.

Demonstrating their skills and knowledge at the show will be the presenters from ABC TV’s Gardening Australia including Costa Georgiadis, Josh Byrne, Tino Carnevale, Jerry Coleby-Williams, Jane Edmanson, John Patrick, Angus Stewart and Sophie Thomson.

Keeping guests entertained will be a jam-packed program including live presentations on how to grow and maintain any garden, Pasture to Plate cooking demonstrations and interactive workshops including scarecrow building, pot painting and soil preparation and planting.

A highlight of the event will be the Saturday Night Organic Food Festival, which will see the Gardening Australia presenters join high-profile chefs to celebrate sustainable produce and create delicious sampling menus from locally grown food.

With something for the whole family, the expo will include an ABC Kids Precinct complete with guest appearances from ABC Kids TV characters, an animal petting farm, face painting and interactive workshops perfect for getting little hands dirty.

Rounding out the event will be an extensive range of stalls with gardening supplies and tools, seedlings and plants, pots and décor as well as local and organic produce; industry experts from the largest associations and societies on hand to answer questions along with a plant-sitting service for purchases made at the Expo.

When:  18th to 20th October 2013

Times:  9.30am to 4pm.

The Saturday Night Organic Food Festival will take place on 19th October from 5.00pm to 9.00pm.

Where: Hordern Pavilion and Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park


Tickets: Available from Ticketek


  • Single day: $25 online or $30 at the gate
  • Concession: $19 online or $22.50 at the gate
  • Family (2 adults, 2 children) $55 online or $60 at the gate
  • Saturday day / night $50 online or $55 at the gate
  • Saturday night (Organic Food Festival) $25
  • 3 day pass $45