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Kalamunda Garden Festival Online – Schedule. This Saturday, August 29th. 🌻🌷🌺🌸🌼

8:15am (Perth time). John McBain, Sustainability Ambassador for Community Gardens Australia, joins us with a very special guest. To be confirmed.

9am – 10am (Perth time). ABC Perth Radio’s ‘Roots and Shoots’ with Sabrina Hahn and Christine Layton. Listen to, and watch, this brilliant radio gardening show as they stream live, via Facebook, into the Kalamunda Garden Festival Online group.

10:15am (Perth time). Photographer Kathie Thomas from Gardenimagery, gives us a presentation called ‘Getting More Joy From Your Garden Through Photography’. Kathie is an award-winning photographer joining us from the Dandenong Ranges.

11am (Perth time). Maggie Hart from Creative at Hart creates stunning bespoke jewellery inspired by her garden. Maggie will be showing us how to press and dry flowers and how she uses them in her beautiful designs. Maggie joins us all the way from Kent in England!

12 noon (Perth time). Gavin Davis, creator of Soil Solver, will be giving a presentation on the importance of soil health and how you can improve your soil for long-term sustainability.

12:30pm (Perth time). Down2Earth will be explaining square foot gardening, live from their property in Cardup. 1pm (Perth time). Jo Bussell, founder of Urban Revolution Australia, and Kate Herren will be talking about sustainability and permaculture.

2pm (Perth time). Azalea will give us a fabulous garden tour of Harvest Homestead, her home in the Dandenong Ranges in Melbourne’s east.

3pm (Perth time). Jo Dyer (The Garden Whisperer) from Really Useful Gardens will be presenting ‘The Floral Kitchen – Cooking With Edible Flowers’. Jo is a garden designer, teacher and consultant and she’s also joining us all the way from England!

Ellen from EarthWhile Australia, will be talking to us about soil health and what lovely creatures may be living in your soil. Time to be confirmed.

We’ll also have a number of Facebook live entries from some of our regular, much-loved stall holders throughout the day.

This schedule is still being added to. 💜💙💚💛❤️

5pm (Perth time). Finish.

 

 

ABC Radio Perth – Roots and Shoots

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9am – 10am (Perth time).

ABC Radio Perth’s ‘Roots and Shoots’ with Sabrina Hahn and Christine Layton.

Listen to, and watch, this brilliant radio gardening show as they stream live, via Facebook, into the Kalamunda Garden Festival Online group.

Photography in the garden – Kathie Thomas

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Ever wanted to know how to take great photographs of flowers, insects or birds… or even your own garden? 🌻🌹🌺🌷🌼

We are delighted to announce award-winning photographer Kathie Thomas, will be joining us at the next Kalamunda Garden Festival Online, on Saturday August 29th.

Kathie will be giving a presentation on photography in the garden. 🐝🐛🦋🐌🐞

This is a unique opportunity to learn from an expert photographer and avid garden lover. Kathie specialises in garden and nature photography and recently published a book called ‘Words on Birds, Feathered Friends of the Dandenongs’.

Join our free group at: Kalamunda Garden Festival Online. Full schedule to be announced. 🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰

www.dandenong-ranges-photography.com.au / www.gardenimagery.com.au.