Camden Council's Garden Competition

Applications for the 2019 Camden Council Garden Competition are now closed.

The categories for 2019 are: 

  • Senior Citizen Garden
    Open to anyone 60 years or over.
  • Small Residential
    For small private residential gardens.
  • Large Residential
    For large private residential gardens.
  • Veggie Garden/Plot
    For residents who have an edible garden or plot of fruit, vegetables and/or herbs.

  • Best Floral Display
    A showcase of colours and vibrancy.

  • School/Class Plot
    Local pre-school, primary and high schools garden or plot maintained by students.

  • Professionally Maintained Garden
    For residential gardens that are professionally maintained.

  • Most Creative Garden
    Residential garden displaying creative use of plants with consideration for colour, shapes, textures, materials and garden features.

  • Most Sustainable Garden
    Residential garden demonstrating sustainability principles such as water saving, reuse of materials, natural pest control, herb and vegetable growing.

  • Best Lawn
    Residential most well maintained lawn

  • Commercial Garden
    Gardens within local businesses and organisations, e.g. retirement villages, small & large commercial premises etc.

Winners for the 2018 Garden Competition are: 

Grand Winner

Winner Large Residential Garden, Senior Citizen Garden and Grand Champion - Murray and Sue Hammer


Small garden

Winner Small Residential Garden - Gladys and Cosma Kontista


veggie garden

Winner Veggie Garden/Plot - Peter and Marie Thompson


Floral Display

Best Floral Display - Annalia and Roberto Santucci


Most creative garden and school

Winner School/Class Plot and Most Creative Garden - Elderslie Public School


Professional garden

Winner Professional Garden - Carrington Care


New garden

Winner New Garden - Brett Gibson


Most sustainable

Winner Most Sustainable Garden - Pauline Gomes

For more information contact Camden Council's Events Officer on (02) 4645 5690.