The Garden Expo Exhibitor’s Site Map and corresponding Stall Holders List is still being finalised for the 2018 Ipswich Home Gardener’s Expo. While there is going to be a few changes, the site map and most stall holders are expected to remain the same. Updates will be on-going as information becomes available.
Parking is available on Glebe Road and surrounding side streets near the Garden Expo. No on-site parking is available.
Parking at the Booval shopping Centre may be an option, as the distance isn’t too far from the event. Pick up and drop off zones are located at the entrances to the expo on Eileen and Green Streets.
The bus drop-off point is in Green Street (corner of Glebe Road) outside Shalom House.
Please note that all stall holders are required to park in the side streets to free up parking for the public nearer the expo.
Security, Access & Plant Crèche
The entire Garden Expo site is completely accessible for wheelchairs.
A ‘Plant Crèche’ is available on site (map reference 50) to look after purchased plants as you continue to shop, eat or listen to speakers etc. The cost of the Plant Crèche is a gold coin donation. When picking up your plants, there is also a plant pick-up location for cars outside the Plant Crèche on Glebe Road.
Stall Holders located in the main hall can set up their stalls after midday on the Friday afternoon before the event. Contact the Garden Expo Coordinator (0415 503 314) if you are unsure if your stall is in the hall. NOTE: The hall is alarmed and safe.
The Ipswich Home Gardener’s Expo is a family friendly event for all age groups and disabled people:
The site is totally wheel chair friendly.
Disorderly or offensive conduct will not be tolerated, resulting in removal from the Garden Expo.
No alcohol or smoking is permitted on site.
Dogs (or pets) are not permitted on site…..other than those required for people with impaired vision.
Personal safety is regarded extremely important, should anyone require first aid or are experiencing a medical event, EMT Medical Services is on site in Shalom House to cater for those needs (map reference 75).
Should you have difficulty accessing the EMT Medical Services, contact any Garden Expo official or the Garden Expo Coordinator on 0415503314.
View some of the Frequently Asked Questions about the expo