Townsville and District Garden Club

Sharing Local Knowledge and Ideas

8th & 9th June 2019
Sat. Start 8am - Finish 4pm Sun. Start 8am – Finish 3pm
Venue -
Townsville Table Tennis Hall
60 Charters Towers Road, Townsville
Who will be there
Alices Orchids, Burbank Orchids, Cape Oasis, Eric Baltramei,
Ezi-Gro Orchids, Harbourline Nursery, Hilders Nursery, Hubbards Orchid Nursery, Ivans Orchids, MnS Rawlings, Orchids North, Orchidaceous Supplies, Orchids Mackay, Penninghs Orchids, Rosella Orchids, Sunnyview Orchids, Tings Orchids, Sakdisri & Daughters
Light Refreshments available
Supported by: Tropical Queensland Orchid Council (TQOC) 
Townsville Show Times
Friday - 5pm - Late
Saturday - 9am - Late
Sunday - 9am - Late
Monday - 9am - Late
Cats Exhibition & Floriculture to return!​

Stay tuned for more details relating to where you can purchase your pre-sale tickets for 2019! 

Online is not available for purchasing Show tickets.

EFTPOS facilities are available at the Townsville Showgrounds - however a surcharge of 2% applies with every purchase.

PRE-SALE PRICES 2019Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children) - $35Adult - $12Concession Cardholder - $10Aged Pensioner - $7.50Child (3yrs-17yrs) - $7.50Under 3yrs - FREERide Tickets - 1 sheet valued $25 (valued at $30)​
Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children)  - $40Adult - $15Concession Cardholder - $15Aged Pensioner - $10Child (3yrs-17yrs)  - $10Under 3years - FREE

Queensland Garden Expo is a ‘must see’ in 2019 for green thumbs and novice gardeners alike. Held in the Sunshine Coast hinterland town of Nambour from 12th to 14th July, this three day expo is Queensland’s premier gardening event attracting 40,000 + visitors from all over Australia and New Zealand. Some of Australia’s leading gardening experts take part in three days of lectures, demonstrations and workshops.

See plants, plants and more plants with over 55 nurseries represented and more than 360 exhibitors. There is a full program of free lectures and demonstrations on eight “live” stages every day covering a vast array of gardening topics. Head to the The Cook’s Garden stage for some great tips on growing your own produce and turning it into delicious gourmet meals. The ‘Giant Kitchen Garden’ features a fully planted sustainable garden constructed onsite, be sure to head there to learn how to start your own veggie patch. Get free help with gardening problems and plant identification from the onsite Plant Clinic and be inspired by the fantastic arrangements in the Floral Design Competition and Landscape Gardens.

Come spend the weekend visiting the Queensland Garden Expo and exploring our naturally refreshing Sunshine Coast region – return home relaxed and inspired!

Location: Coronation Avenue, Nambour
Operates: Friday 12th, Saturday 13th & Sunday 14 July, 2019. Gates open 8am daily.