Dahlias 101: Workshop


Saturday 15th June 2024 10:00am - 1:00pm

Meet your teacher!

Dahlia expert Jamie is one half of The Olde Creamery, a farm stay and dahlia farm.For Jamie, the dahlia season begins in Winter, this is when you lift and store your tubers and begin to prepare your soil for spring.Jamie will answer all your dahlia questions and share his expert knowledge and top tips for you to use in your own garden.

Join Dahlia growing expert Jamie, (of the Olde Creamery Numurkah) for a hands-on workshop on all things Dahlias!


Tickets include:

  • Morning Tea with a talk about the history of dahlias and what we will be doing in the garden.
  • Day entry into the gardens.
  • Practical Dahlia Workshop.
  • 1x tuber, potted to take home for your own garden.
  • Gourmet Grazing Box Lunch.

Welcome to Alowyn Gardens. Hidden amongst the rolling hills of the Yarra Valley are seven acres of tranquillity.

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We welcome group bookings during the week or at weekends. Morning and afternoon teas and delicious light lunches can be arranged if pre-ordered.


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Adults: $15.00
Concession: $12.50 (student card, seniors card etc.)
Group: $11.00 (15 or more people)
12 &Under: FREE


Enjoy Alowyn all year for a discounted price!
Adult: $60
Concession: $50