This competition is the premier event on the Coffs Harbour Garden Club’s yearly calendar conducted each spring for home owners, renters, commercial/industrial properties and schools. Following are the major placegetters in each section year by year:

2020 Results:

Champion Garden – Corinne & John Staggs, Moonee Beach

Reserve Champ Garden – Judy Luckie, Coffs Harbour

Encouragement Award – Helen Morschel, Sawtell

 

Home Garden, owner/occupier of strata or community title dwelling:

1st Debbie & Craig Martin, Marian Grove, Toormina

2nd CHGC member Mary Booth, Coffs Harbour

 

Home Garden, block size up to 1000m2

1st Corinne & John Staggs, Moonee Beach

2nd CHGC members Jeannine & Simon Young, Moonee Beach

2nd Judy Luckie, Coffs Harbour

 

Home Garden, block size from 1001 to 4000m2

1st Samantha & David Jones, Bonville

2nd CHGC members Rosalie & Colin Smith, Coffs Harbour

 

Home Garden, over 4001m2

 1st Ashish Sinha, Boambee

2nd CHGC members Margaret & David Hunt, Korora

 

Home garden maintained by entrants over 75 years of age

1st CHGC members Rosalie & Colin Smith, Coffs Harbour

2nd Greta & Tom Lindsay, Coffs Harbour

Highly Commended Charlie Cunningham, Boambee East

 

Home Garden on rented property

1st CHGC member Mary Duroux, Toormina

2nd Stewart Gowans, Sawtell

Kerbside appeal garden

 

1st Diana Houghton, Corindi Beach

2nd Judy Luckie, Coffs Harbour

 

Highly Commended Carol Bartholomew, Masonic Village Coffs Harbour

 

Vegetable Plot

1st CHGC members Margaret & David Hunt, Korora

2nd Maureen Timms, Sawtell

 

Patio or Courtyard Garden

1st Corinne & John Staggs, Moonee Beach

2nd Maureen Timms, Sawtell

 

Waterwise A Residential Garden up to 1000m2

Corinne & John Staggs, Moonee Beach

 

Waterwise B Residential Garden over 1000m2

Samantha & David Jones, Bonville

 

Whole Garden of Industrial/Commercial & Community premises

1st South Coffs Community Garden, Boambee East

2nd Sawtell Beach Holiday Park, Sawtell

 

Whole Garden of hospitals, clubs and commercially operated retirement estates and nursing homes

1st Sawtell Catholic Care, Toormina

2nd Boambee Gardens Retirement Estate, Sawtell

 

Waterwise 3 – Commercial/Community and Industrial premiuses

Sawtell Catholic Care, Toormina

2019 Residential

Champion Garden       
Judy Luckie,
5 Sunnyside Cl, Coffs Harbour 
Reserve Champion Garden
Jeannine & Simon Young,
39 Island Rd, North Sapphire Beach 
Encouragement Award 
Lucy Smith, 
26 Linden Ave, Toormina 
Waterwise A 
Judy Luckie,
5 Sunnyside Cl, Coffs Harbour
Waterwise B 
David & Samantha Jones,

 

2019 School

Whole School Garden 
Casuarina Steiner School
Best Native Garden       
Corindi Public School
Best Vegetable Garden 
Corindi Public School
Seed Growing Competition ‘Perfect Pollinators’     
Bonville Public School

 

2019 Commercial / Community

Whole commercial garden 
South Coffs Community Garden
Whole garden of hospitals, commercially operated retirement estates and nursing homes           The Lakes Village
Waterwise C 
Marian Grove Retirement Village