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Horticulture

One of the most popular competitions at the annual show, the horticulture competition offers an opportunity for everyone from the littlies with their edible art to the avid gardeners and floral artists.

With a huge selection of categories, the guarantee is that if it’s a plant, there’s likely to be a section for it at the Brookfield Show.

For more information contact chief steward Ashley Brown Ph: 0409 487 862

Email: j_b_0204@hotmail.com

 

2018 Brookysaurus Competition

Brookfield Garden Centre, in conjunction with The Brookfield Show, is sponsoring The Brookysaurus Competition!

We are inviting all the local schools and kindergartens to enter the competition by creating the Brookysaurus (an imagined dinosaur) and a place for it to live. Entry is free and all entries will be exhibited in the Horticulture Pavilion.
Brookfield Garden Centre wants to encourage children to get out gardening, growing and developing new skills. The winner of this competition will receive a visit from the School Program Team along with a donation of plants, staff time and materials to work on a garden project with the winning class.
Every school/kindergarten that wishes to participate will receive a free Brookysaurus Pack which includes:
  • Pot
  • Indoor plants
  • Modelling clay
  • Potting mix
With these tools and your imaginations build a Brookysaurus and the Brookysaurus’ World. Entries can add touches of their own to create their story. Paint the pot, use seedpods, rocks and other found materials. Is this Brookysaurus a herbivore or a carnivore? Maybe the Brookysaurus still survives deep in the Brookfield bush and appears once a year around show time! Can you think of other stories about your Brookysaurus?
All participants keep their entries after the judging and will love having living pot plants to keep in the classroom, verandah or staffroom.

Competition Details

The Brookfield Show runs 18th-20th May
Brookfield Showgrounds 550 Brookfield Rd. Brookfield.
Please register interest by Fri 20th April. Register by email info@brookfieldgardencentre.com.au. Address it to Ann-Marie
Brookysaurus packs will be delivered to you on the week of Mon 23rd April.
The finished entries must be taken to Brookfied Show Horticulture Pavillion by 17th May.