Garden Competition


This is a fun filled ‘Community spirited garden competition’ so you don’t have to be a ‘professional’ to enter – its open to all people regardless of age & all gardens.

 

We are looking for those with a real passion & dedication, who truly make their garden special to them & shine above others.

 

Remember, only those who enter will enjoy meeting our special guest, garden guru & ABC radio ‘Good Gardening’ personality Phil Dudman at our exclusive Award Event with finger food & refreshments. 

 

We wish you the best of luck!

 

 
 

 
TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

Prizes awarded for each Category with one lucky winner to win a fabulous trip to the 2018 Melbourne International Garden Show

 

Plus you can meet our celebrity guest, garden guru & ABC radio ‘Good Gardening’ celebrity Phil Dudman at our Exclusive Awards Day on Friday 29/9/17 @ 12pm sharp.

 

Important dates

Entries are free - now open & close 5.00pm 1st September 2017

Entrants must submit their entry by completing & returning the entry form to DJ Stringer by person, post or email reception@djstringer.com.au by 1/9/17. 

 DJ Stringer reserves the right to exclude any property for any reason & or if it outside of the local area boundaries for this competition – if in doubt please contact David Stringer 0418150731 or david@djstringer.com.au

 

Judging

Dates for judging will be approximately early September, exact dates to be confirmed, subject to number of entries & weather conditions

 All nominations will be judged personally by David Stringer & a professional garden judge

The winners of each Category will be announced by at DJS function Friday, 29/9/17, 12 noon until 3pm

 

Preliminary Judging 

David Stringer, Principal of DJ Stringer Property Services, with over 27 years of property experience has seen literally thousands of gardens, he has a personal passion for gardens that make a statement & or truly enhance a property.

            Judging Panel – to be advised

 

Prizes
Each winner must be present (or have a representative) at the DJS award function afternoon to claim their prize/s;
 

- Trophy awarded to each Category winner

- Gardening associated prizes awarded to other participants

- Major prize, a trip for 2 people to the 2018 Melbourne International Garden Show, including flights & 2 night’s accommodation
www.melbflowershow.com.au

- PLUS other terrific prizes & raffles on the day!

 
 

 
Categories as follows: (You can enter in up to 3 categories)
 
1. SMALL SPACE GARDEN – BALCONY, COURTYARD/PATIO
For gardens with balconies , courtyards or patios
 
2. GENERAL SIZED GARDEN
All general gardens up to 1,000m2 of land space

3. LARGE GARDENS & ACREAGE
Gardens larger than 1,000m2 of land space

4. EDIBLE GARDEN & VEGIE PATCH
Edible gardens including vegie patches

5. SUSTAINABLE GARDEN
Sustainable Gardens/Eco friendly and the use of natural/organic products – no size limit

6. PRETTY GARDEN
We’re looking for pretty flowering gardens in this category big or small
 
7. COMICAL OR QUIRKY GARDEN
For that garden that oozes personality & or charm in any shape or form, big or small
 
8. SCHOOL GARDEN
Edible, sustainable, flowering , students gardens & or just beautifully maintained
 
9. BEST WATER FEATURE
Special fish pond & or general water feature of any size
 
10. BEST MAN CAVE
Can be attached or unattached to home, sports bar area/billiard room or workshop but it must represent its owners personality
 
11. BEST TENANTS GARDEN
Tenants must have been renting the home & maintained all gardens for in excess of 12 months
 
12. BEST COMMUNITY GARDEN
Community garden with various participant gardeners
 
 
GOOD LUCK TO EVERYONE!