ABOUT THE FAIR
The Mount Macedon & District Horticultural Society has again curated this popular Fair to bring you rare plants,
specialist nurseries, bespoke handcrafted sculpture, garden furniture, gardening tools and books.
The 2019 Fair will feature a mix of new and much loved returning stall holders.
Alameda Homestead Nursery
Alameda Homestead Nursery is
a small family owned production nursery specialising in hybrid clematis, wisteria, daphne and hardy perennials.
Antique Perennials is a wholesale nursery specialising in rare and unusual perennials including; shade loving woodlanders, bulbs, prairie plants and other hardy perennials.
This multi-award-winning bookstore has been selling quality books for 33 years and has a reputation one of Australia’s finest independent bookshops.
Not only will Bolobek play host to the Garden Lovers’ Fair, Bolobek will also provide delicious food, including sandwiches and salads, it’s famous passionfruit sponge cake, other sweet treats and home-made preserves.
Locally based in Macedon working mainly with forged steel, Charlie Aquilina focus is on creating unique sculpture for the garden, large or small. Both decorative and functional, sometimes both but always different.
Club Creek Bulb Farm
Club Creek Bulb Farm is a specialist enterprise growing dahlias, liliums and spring flowering bulbs.
Autumn Joy Nursery
Autumn Joy Nursery in Newbury has a large selection of beautiful trees and shrubs, including some unusual species. Stock is available in advanced and super advanced sizes.
Botanica World Discoveries
Travel with Botanica on a small group tour or cruise to see the world's best gardens. With over 20 years' experience and a 70% repeat travel rate, you can relax when you book with Botanica.
Merry Wood Plants
Merrywood supply the horticulture industry with an extensive range of formal and informal espaliers, from scented blooms and small shrubs, to fruit trees that would crown any vegie patch.
Suppliers of gardening tools.
Country Farm Perennials
Country Farm Perennials specialise in drought tolerant, hardy and shade loving perennials. Bring your own home garden to life with colour and fragrance.
Di's Delightful Plants
You will find a diverse range of natives and exotics includes perennials, groundcovers, trees, shrubs, lavenders, succulents and produce plants – everything you need to create a show-stopping garden!
FD Ryan Toolmakers
FD Ryan Toolmakers make tools of strength, function and beauty using the materials and techniques of a bygone era. Hand made for the discerning gardener who appreciates quality.
Gardenacious provide tenacious tools for veracious gardeners!
Gardening with Fairies
Featuring handmade fairy gardens from artificial and live plants, this stall will also have lots of accessories to make your own indoor or outdoor fairy garden
Gisborne Power Products
Stocking the leading brands in outdoor power equipment. Gisborne Power Products also service and provide support for most brands with genuine & aftermarket parts. www.gisbornepowerproducts.com.au
Gloriosa Nursery is a small family run cut flower nursery specialising in Gloriosa rothschildiana, sweet peas, green goddess lily, arum lily, silver broom, helleborus, lilac, white mini agapanthus and much more!
Goldfields Revegetation is a specialist native plant nursery with over 2000 indigenous and selected native species for all your gardening, landscaping, farming and environmental needs.
Mount Macedon & District Horticultural Society
Home baked goods including cakes, slices, biscuits, jams, chutneys and marmalade. Craft, freshly laid eggs and spare vegetables will be on offer.
Mount Towrong Vineyard
Specialising in Italian varietals, a cool climate vineyard practicing sustainable farming techniques, harvesting a low yield of high quality grapes.
Phillip & Lea
Phillip & Lea is a retailer of implements and tools for the aspiring and dedicated cook, gardener, hunter & forager, baker & patissier, charcutier & salumi maker and preserver.
Potager Designs Pty Ltd
Their approach to design has been influenced by the harsh climatic conditions and soils of Central Victoria, and a desire to create gardens that suit the environment.
For 25 years Paul Bangay has fulfilled his clients’ aspirations for gardens that are expressive of the timeless elegance and classic simplicity for which he is internationally renowned.
Mount Macedon & District Horticultural Society Seed Savers
Saving the best performing and best-flavoured vegetables and plants suited to local growing conditions and sharing them with the home grower.
Manufacturers of high quality protective wear, such as the Boot Guard and Kangaroo Leather High Performance Gloves.
Post Office Farm Nursery
Post Office Farm Nursery is located in the Macedon Ranges and specialises in the genus Helleborus having collected and grown them in gradually increasing numbers over the past 20 years.
Secret Rose Garden
Secret Rose Garden offers a beautiful range of potted roses including hybrid tea’s, floribunda and climbing varieties, along with pruning services. www.secretrosegarden.com.au
Whitehouse Nursery are a Macedon Ranges based Rare Plant Mail Order Nursery and have a large range of plants for all climates, though they specialise in cold climates.
Seedscape Seeds brings you unique and rare perennial seeds.
Sunvalley Plants Nursery specialise in quality native Australian plants, grafted grevilleas and offer an exclusive range of plant labels.
Victorian Salvia Study Group
A group of Salvia enthusiasts from throughout Victoria who grow and collect Salvias for the purpose of study, research and enjoyment. They maintain a Salvia Display Garden in Emerald.
Imported and local varieties of Clivea
Tonkin Rare Bulbs and Perennials
Tonkin pride themselves on supplying high quality bulbs and perennials that have all been grown on their farm and naturalised to Australian conditions.
Originally launched in the Autumn of 2001 at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show, winning a Bronze Award for display.
Wired for Living
Individually crafted sculpture that transform raw, recycled materials (mainly fencing wire) into unique, sometimes surprisingly large, self-supporting pieces.
Yamina Rare Plants
Unusual and collectors' plant nursery, and a true treasure trove of hard to find plants, with what surely is one of the most diverse catalogue of plants available in Australia
Botanical Treasures Nursery
Botanical Treasures Nursery is a mail order nursery specialising in cottage garden perennials and flowering shrubs.
The Bermuda Living Group brings years of styling, interior design, and importing experience to deliver an exciting and original range of beautiful furniture to your home or office.
Hesket Estate is a boutique cool climate vineyard specialising in the varieties of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Riesling. The 2008 Pinot Noir won gold medal, People’s Choice and Top of Class awards at the 2012 Macedon Ranges Wine Exhibition.
Macedon Nursery & Garden Supplies
Renowned local landscaper Scott O'Brien and wife Kate have injected new life into the nursery since taking over the business.
Orchids of Distinction
Specialises in the growing and flowering of the very best Paphiopedilums and Miltoniopsis and has a reputation in the orchid industry as a grower that flowers orchids with class, distinction and brilliance.
Mt William Advanced
Quality advanced trees growing of an extensive range of both Australian native and exotic trees.
Open Gardens Victoria
Each season Open Gardens Victoria arrange special events and open a collection of diverse gardens ranging from food production gardens, designer to owner grown and maintained, huge to tiny, rural to metropolitan, eclectic and quirky, and everything in between!
RSY Plants has been growing succulents and cactus for three years. They have more than 100 varieties of plants approximately 20,000 pots available.
Domestic and Commercial Sharpening Service
Bamboo Creations have been growing clumping bamboo commercially for almost 20 years. Their many beautiful ornamental varieties will enhance your garden with an oriental, eco-friendly atmosphere.
Darraweit Valley Cider
Each seasons harvest is handpicked & pressed in the cider house, with true craftmanship applied to every small bath of cider produced.