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Melbourne International Flower and Garden show

March may mark the start of autumn, but at the Royal Exhibition Building activity is blossoming with the return of the Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show (MIFGS) Presented by Lawn Solutions Australia, March 27 – 31, 2019.

The event is predicted to attract over 100, 000 visitors from across the nation and overseas. The annual convergence of the most talented landscape designers, progressive florists, emerging design talent, DIY specialists, well over 200 exhibitors and thousands of flowers provides evergreen inspiration for the year to come.

With new charity partner Beyond Blue aligned with the Show, visitors can expect gardens that are not only visually arresting, but are emotionally stirring as they tap the sense of tranquillity and wellbeing that comes from connecting with nature.

The annual Landscape Design Show Gardens welcome an impressive line-up of local and international talent with confirmed designers including: NZFGS Gold Medallist Bayley LuuTomes, a collaboration between Candeo Design, Jason Hodges for Lawn Solutions and Semken Landscaping, MUSA Landscapes in partnership with Beyond Blue, Inge Jabara, Christian Jenkins, Waddell Landscapes, Ben Hutchinson and TRACT.

City dwellers can enjoy after-work drinks with gourmet foods and live music while getting their floral fix at Gardens by Twilight until 9:00pm on Friday 29 March.

Tickets are now on sale to the Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show via melbflowershow.com.au

Dates: Wednesday 27 – Sunday 31 March 2019

Times: Open 9am – 5pm daily

Gardens by Twilight: Friday March 29 until 9pm

Venue: Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens, Carlton

Early Bird ticket prices: Price Type
Adult
From $27.00
Concession
From $23.00
Adult Groups (10+) per person
$24.00
Child (0 to 14 years inclusive) Free