“For All Things Tea” A tea company that brings you tea tours, tea traders, tea treasures and tea training.
Hidden Italy walking tours has been organising small group guided walking tours and independent self-guided walkers in Italy since 1993 and was one of the pioneers small group active tourism. Staying in 4-star boutique hotels, our all-inclusive, small group, guided walking tours explore southern, central and northern Italy and include two specialised garden tours in 2017: Gardens of Tuscany tour (5 to 17 May) and Gardens of Piedmont (24 May to 5 June), both lead by author, artist and landscape designer Paul Blanchard.
Travel and Tour Hunters is a boutique travel agency based in East Maitland, NSW Australia. We are group tour and garden tour experts and have over twenty six years experience in the travel industry.
Opulent Journeys is a niche tour operator specializing in customized group travel with an emphasis on special interest such as horticulture, arts & crafts etc. Our diversified programs combine great destinations, quality accommodations, inclusive sightseeing, and great dining experiences to ensure all travelers receive an exceptional experience at a great value.
Norfolk Home and Garden Tours offers a 7 nights home and garden tour of beautiful Norfolk Island, situated about 1400 kilometres (877 miles) east of mainland Australia and 1100 km (683 miles) north of Auckland, New Zealand. It is a place of unique history, geography, wildlife and people, and home to the iconic Norfolk Island pine.
Accommodation is at the 4 star Shiralee Executive Cottages.
The third Auckland Garden DesignFest to be held on November 14 and 15, 2015, will feature 20 private professionally designed gardens across Auckland that have never been open to the public before.
Organised by the Garden Design Society of New Zealand and the Rotary Club of Newmarket, the DesignFest will again give visitors the opportunity to meet designers in the gardens they have created. The event raises funds for three children’s charities: Ronald McDonald House, Garden to Table and the Rotary Club of Newmarket Charitable Trust.
A group of garden enthusiasts dedicated to opening town and country cool-climate gardens in and around the picturesque and historic New South Wales town of Crookwell, an easy 2.5 hour drive south-west of Sydney. The inaugural 2015 event won an Upper Lachlan Shire Australia Day Award, and 25% of the proceeds of the Festival go to a local community-based charity
Cashel House Hotel is a historic 19th century home and garden in overlooking Cashel Bay in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland.
Prince Hotels has 41 hotels situated throughout Japan offering the highest level of service and hospitality.
Hoshino Resorts offers luxury accommodation in hotels, resorts and ryokans in many of Japan’s most scenic places, including Kyoto, Okinawa, Fuji, Hakone and Karuizawa.
The Fujita Kanko group owns an operates a number of luxury hotels and resorts throughout Japan, many of them offering banquet, wedding and conference facilities. Three hotels are surrounded by substantial gardens in Tokyo, Osaka and Hakone which also feature special spring blossom, autumn color, and firefly season activities (May-July).
helloworld has been creating lasting travel memories for more than 40 years through the Harvey World Travel, Jetset Travel, Travelworld, Travelscene American Express, Best Flights and Best Cruises brands. Our mission is to offer Australian travellers unparalleled convenience, industry-leading service and the best value, tailor-made holidays.
The Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association (FNGLA) is a vibrant network of professionals who work in unison to shape the future of Florida’s nursery and landscape industry. Through the association’s activities, FNGLA strives to advance member’s business interests and enhance their success.
The Australian Landscape Conference is held every second year in Melbourne, featuring both international and Australian speakers, and workshops, speakers’ dinner and garden tours.
The Conference is convened by Bloomings Books Pty Ltd trading as
Australian Landscape Conference,
2 Kilsyth Avenue, Toorak, VIC., 3142
ABN 62 092 079 288
spoga+gafa is one of the worlds’s largest garden and leisure trade fairs. Held each year in Cologne, Germany, it’s the place to find new gardening and leisure products as well as networking and business opportunities.
Now in its 18th Year, the Bundanoon Garden Ramble in the NSW Southern Highlands on October 24 and 25 attracts visitors from all parts of NSW and beyond. Open from 9.30 to 4.30pm, 10 private gardens will showcase their diversity ranging from 7 acres, 5 acres, 1 acre down to small town blocks. There will be plenty to see and do, thanks to the dedicated garden owners who spend months prior to the weekend preparing their beautiful gardens in anticipation of the many visitors.
Carex Tours was founded by professional garden designer, Carolyn Mullet. As host, Carolyn places an emphasis on creating educational experiences that balance an appreciation for the history of garden making and traditional design while also welcoming the influence of progressive ideas on modern garden design. The garden itineraries offer an impressive mix of famous public gardens, intimate private gardens, and exemplary residential gardens
Coucals Cottage is set amid 2 acres of lush subtropical gardens in south-east Queensland, only 30 minutes from Brisbane CBD and 40 minutes from Brisbane Airport.
Jan and Jim Flanigan have been building and extending the gardens since the 1980s on a sloping hillside property with huge gums and views of the D’Aguilar ranges.
A variety of gardens incorporating various themes displaying a wide range of tropical, sub-tropical and temperate planting that is unified by the natural sandstone edging.
Coucals Cottage sleeps 8 people in country comfort in 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with a fully equipped kitchen and large deck with sweeping views.
The Australian Institute of Landscape Designers and Managers (AILDM) Ltd is Australia’s leading association of qualified landscape design and management professionals. You’ll find AILDM members in all states and major cities, as well as many regional centres.
Landscape designers combine technical, horticultural and design expertise to create and implement beautiful outdoor spaces for private homes, public parks, schools and playgrounds, aged care facilities and many other commercial landscapes.
Brickendon is a world heritage-listed colonial farm village and accommodation in Longford, Tasmania. Held in the same family for 7 generations (over 180 years), Brickendon covers 465 hectares (1150 acres) and still features many of the colonial heritage buildings, fences and an original shearing shed. The farm produces vegetables, poppies, and special seed and grass crops, as well as livestock such as angus cattle and a variety of sheep breeds.
Brickendon and the nearby Woolmers Estate were added to the UNESCO list of Australian Convict Sites World Heritage Property in 2010. The skills and labour of assigned convict men and women were the key to the prosperity of estates like Brickendon and Woolmers and indeed to the colony of Van Diemen’s Land.
Eilean Donan Gardens Country House Accommodation is an idyllic country house and garden retreat situated in the picturesque Tarra Valley in south-eastern Victoria.
Eilean Donan is 14km from Yarram and 7km from the lush rainforest of the Tarra Bulga National Park.
River Street Media was established in 2013 having purchased BBC Haymarket as part of a management buyout. The highly successful and renowned portfolio of BBC Good Food Shows and BBC Gardeners’ World Live has a 24 year heritage and the Shows are regarded as some of the most successful consumer events in the UK.
The Royal Horticultural Society – from world-class flower shows and grassroots schools campaign to ground-breaking green-roof research and community outreach programmes – sharing the best in gardening is at the heart of everything the RHS does.
The Rotary Club of Newmarket was formed in 1945 and since then its members have been involved in many community projects similar to the Auckland Garden DesignFest.
Rotary’s main function as an organisation is to provide its members with the opportunity to be of service to the community either locally or internationally. There are over 30,000 Rotary clubs worldwide providing substantial benefits to mankind.
The Auckland Garden DesignFest is a project that will provide much needed funds to the selected charities so they can have the greatest positive influence for their communities. The Rotary Club of Newmarket is privileged to be associated with the Auckland Garden DesignFest.
The Nursery & Garden Industry Queensland (NGIQ) is the State’s peak industry body representing the nursery industry: production nurseries, retail nurseries and garden centres, manufacturers and agents for allied products.
Brisbane International Garden Show will be organised by the same team that organise the very successful and long running Queensland Garden Expo at Nambour in July.
It is our intention to continue to stage the Queensland Garden Expo at Nambour in July in very much the same way as we have done in the past and run a second event that will, whilst having many of the same aims and elements as Queensland Garden Expo, also be a quite different and a stand-alone event.
Welcome to Tudor Park Country Stay and Garden, where guests are offered quality accommodation with private facilities in a peaceful garden setting.
Wake to country sounds, walk in the garden or around the property and still be close to all connections.
Tudor Park Country Stay & Garden
21 Lawrence Rd, Ryal Bush, Invercargill, New Zealand
Phone: +64 (0) 3 221 7150
Combining the pleasure of staying just minutes from the blue Pacific waters of Bondi Beach with the tranquil joy of an eco-holiday complete with an abundant permaculture garden, the Bondi Beach Eco Garden is an affordable holiday experience for the eco-concious traveller.
Bondi Beach Eco Garden
140 Hall St, Bondi Beach, NSW 2026
Phone: +61(02) 8060 2043
Southdown is the original historic 1857 estate of Burradoo-Bowral where old and new gardens and trees are blended into tranquil and timeless ‘rooms’. Wander among the old hedges,orchard, cottage, herb, rose and herbaceous gardens. Enjoy the huge 150 year old trees, massed bulb plantings, sweeping lawns, pools and ponds, cherry walk, potager, parterre and Shakespeare gardens – all of which change dramatically through the seasons.
Properties include Southdown Stable, Southdown Cottage, Devon Cottage and Devon Long Barn.
SOUTHDOWN COTTAGES – WINNER 2014 – EXCELLENCE IN ACCOMMODATION (Southern Highlands Business Awards)
‘Tabu’ is located in the foot hills of Cairn’s rainforest, in northern Queensland. An exclusive pavilion style room (1 only), opens onto a furnished deck with a view of the exotic tropical gardens.
‘Tabu’ is located 10 min drive from the airport and 15 mins drive from the Cairns city centre. A bus stop is available at the end of our short street from which you can travel to the city centre and surrounding areas.
24- 26 Maree Street Freshwater 4870 QLD Australia
Phone +61 7 4058 2210
Redbrow Garden is a multi award winning oasis on the outskirts of Australia’s National Capital, Canberra. Redbrow Garden’s rambling masterpiece developed by current landowners David & Elizabeth Judge provides seasonal kaleidoscopes of amazing colours, subtle textures and a wildlife haven of natural tranquility. Against a backdrop of Australian eucalypt woodland and the thriving wetland habitat of Redbrow lagoon, the garden combines numerous native and exotic trees, shrubs, bulbs and perennials.
Accommodation includes four spacious, individual lakeside ensuite rooms plus a three-bedroom self-contained guesthouse.
Redbrow Garden & Guesthouse
1143 Nanima Rd, Murrumbateman, NSW 2582
Phone: +61(02) 6226 8166
Rosetta House is a gracious Edwardian homestead which has been beautifully restored and successfully established since 1998.
This is where perfect location, fine food, abundant hospitality and attention to detail are keynotes of a memorable stay.
Winner of the Bed & Breakfast category of the Durban Chamber of Commerce 2013 Tourism Awards.
126 Rosetta Rd, Morningside, Durban 4001, South Africa
Phone: +27 31 303 6180
We love sharing our beautiful hill top location and built Kamahi Cottage as a stress-free getaway for visitors and friends. It’s modelled on a tiny century-old school house nearby.
When you stay at Kamahi Cottage you get the whole cottage. There are no other guests. Peace and quiet, breath taking views of green valleys, extinct volcanoes, rolling hills and magnificent sunsets, are yours and yours alone. You’ll be completely private, but are very welcome to share our hospitality in the nearby homestead.
229 Barber Rd, RD5, Otorohanga, New Zealand
Phone: +64 7 873 0849
The Boomerangs at Johanna: Great Ocean Road luxury accommodation which is quintessentially Australian. Three award winning boomerang shaped cottages, each with 2 bedrooms, offer guests a truly memorable experience. Set within three acres of magical, landscaped gardens they provide guests with sensational, forest, valley and ocean views. The Boomerangs is wheelchair accessible accommodation.
The Boomerangs at Johanna
3815 Great Ocean Rd, Johanna, VIC, Australia
Phone: +61 2 5237 4213
Chorleywood B&B is in Burradoo in the NSW Southern Highlands, managed by Sue Hawick, and surrounded by an extensive garden, filled with established trees and colour in every season.
86 Burradoo Road, Burradoo NSW 2576
Phone: +61(02) 4861 3617
London Parks & Gardens Trust aims to increase knowledge and appreciation of parks, squares, community gardens, cemeteries, churchyards – all those places that form London’s open space network.
Trust members – amateurs and professionals – provide and enjoy lectures, walks, day trips, children’s programmes, a newsletter and journal, research and an inventory of historic green spaces.
The Académie des Arts de Vivre (AAV) is a luxury tour operator offering authentic experiences of the French culture to FITS and small groups. AAV is recognized for its expertise, unique experiences and exceptional privileged access.
AAV is a well-established, family-owned travel business based in Paris and works throughout Europe. As an incoming Tour Operator, it creates and supervises customized, full-service itineraries with luxury accommodations, transportation, guides and activities. Additionally, AAV offers its clients authentic experiences of the most emblematic facets of the French culture and its legendary ‘art de vivre,’ or lifestyle.
AAV complies with French law and European travel industry standards: AAV is licensed by the French government as an incoming tour operator (LI # 075 06 0074) and registered by Atout France, the French Tourism Ministry, in compliance with French tourism laws (IM # 075 10 0246). AAV is a member of APS which provides financial guarantees for the travel services contracted by the consumer (LI # 075 06 0074) and is insured by AXA (Contract # 3160265504).
Welcome to Australia’s finest collection of cultural and special interest tours.
At Renaissance Tours we specialise in all the best things in life, combined with impeccable travel arrangements and the pleasure of travel with like-minded companions.
Heritage and Gardens International specialises in quality tours for very small groups, travelling with 6 – 12 people along back-roads and byways at a comfortable pace, allowing ample time at every stop to achieve lasting memories, and spending multiple nights in distinguished and historic accommodation.
For more than twenty years, we have been designing, organising and escorting our unique tours to beautiful gardens, woodland and wilderness in the United Kingdom, Europe, United States, Canada and Tasmania.
O’Loughlin Trade Shows is the West’s Largest Producer of Consumer Trade Shows. With over sixty years of experience producing events, O’Loughlin is currently producing the Northwest Flower & Garden Show in Seattle and the Portland Home and Garden Show.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is a nonprofit membership organization founded in 1827 that offers programs, activities, workshops, and publications for gardeners of all levels and interests.
Proceeds from the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, as well as donations from foundations, corporations, government agencies, and individuals, support PHS programs and initiatives, including Plant One Million, a multi-state tree-planting campaign, and City Harvest, which grows fresh produce for more than 1,200 families in need each week.
The Rotary Club of Kew is the proud organiser of Victoria’s biennial spring Garden DesignFest. Our aim is to firstly raise much needed money for the selected charities, and secondly to encourage creative, bold, innovative, versatile, practical, and responsible gardening in our Australian gardens.
Rotary is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. Approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 31,000 Rotary clubs located in 166 countries.