6:30pm – Saturday, November 10 on ABC1
Gardening Australia provides practical, realistic and credible horticultural and gardening advice, inspiring and entertaining gardeners around the nation. In this special episode, we meet the five finalists in Gardening Australia’s Gardener of the Year competition.
In rural Victoria, presenter Tino Carnevale meets a gardener who has transformed her block into the Mediterranean landscape that she and her husband love. The couple also share their garden with people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.
About two hours from Adelaide, presenter Sophie Thomson visits a spectacular Australian plant garden that was cleverly designed and built to thrive in the local conditions.
In Jervis Bay, host Costa Georgiadis meets a gardener who’s planted and nurtured a thriving coastal garden and taken her passion beyond her own block by helping to revegetate local dunes.
Presenter Jane Edmanson visits the Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre in Melbourne to meet a gardener who has created stunning sensory gardens for patients, staff and visitors to the centre.
And presenter Jerry Coleby-Williams travels to Cairns to visit a lush tropical garden created with hard work, creativity and cuttings.