Garden Competition 2015 Winners

Published on 10 November 2015


Congratulations to all our Garden Competition winners!

Last week I hosted our annual Garden Awards Presentation Evening, presented the winners trophies and had the opportunity to chat with residents. It was a great evening. This year’s garden competition attracted over 80 individual entrants and our new category for “Best New Entry” attracted a lot of first timers such as Merv and Margaret Matheson from Botany who scooped the pool on the night taking out Best Domestic Garden, Best Courtyard or Balcony and Overall Winner!

The Winners for 2015 were:

Best Domestic Garden: Merv and Margaret Matheson, Botany

Best Annuals Display: Mike Bilton, Botany


Best Native Garden: Alison Austin, Eastlakes


Best Courtyard or Balcony: Merv and Margaret Matheson


Best School or Community Garden: John Brotchie Pre School


Best Industrial/Commercial/or Residential Complex landscaping: Paul Hogben, Botany


Best Vegetable Garden: The Thongsiri Family, Pagewood


Best Nature Strip: Jason and Julie McFadyen, Daceyville


Best New Entry: Wendie McCaffley, Botany


High Commended: Dagney Payet, Botany; Chris & Rita Charalambous, Deborah Weisz, Pagewood and Banksmeadow Public School



Roy and Aileen Bilton Memorial Award: Windgap

Overall Winner: Margaret and Merv Matheson