There are many amazing events held throughout Australia during the course of the year however none is as spectacular as the Melbourne Garden Show. This show draws many travelers into the region through the end of March and the beginning of April and travelers come from many nations along with locations throughout the Queensland for this extraordinary event. It is a local favorite for sure.
During the course of this five day event it is estimated that over 100,000 visitors will be in attendance for the 16th annual International Flower and Garden Show. Here there will be one of the biggest garden shows with over five hundred exhibitors and some of the most modern products on the market today. Those with a green thumb will love this chance to not just learn the latest in gardening and landscaping techniques but also for all the free goodies and the opportunities to win prizes and raffles during the course of this show. Many come simply for the amazing giveaways alone.
The dates for this event are March 30, 2011 through April 3, 2011 and it will be held at the Royal Exhibition Building and at Carlton Gardens. The show is open to the public and tickets are available for purchase. This event is handicapped accessible and offers exhibitions for children and adults. In a region so rich in flora it's not surprising that this event is one of the most popular during the year. The exhibitions are open from 9am until 5pm every day during the duration of the show.
Whether you're looking to grab some gardening supplies or plants or are looking for some advice on how to have a garden your family and friends will be in awe of you will definitely find all that and more at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show.
This event will provide you with an incredible day of true appreciation of the natural wonders found in Australia and you can eat some of the regions most wonderful foods as you roam from booth to booth taking in some of the incredible landscaping displays and learning tips from the experts.
While there are many incredible annual events in and around the city of Melbourne the MIFGS is by far one of the most popular. This event is a crowd pleaser and one that is suitable for the entire family and certainly 100,000 people cant be wrong.