So You Want to Be a Garden Designer?

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The Windsor Workshop

115 Chapel Street

#1

Windsor, VIC 3181

Australia

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Start your new career with confidence with advice from some of our leading Australian designers and experts.

About this Event

Start your new career with confidence

If you are contemplating changing careers to become a Garden Designer, but don’t really know where to begin, this day has been designed especially for you.

Join experts from the new London College of Garden Design Melbourne to find out more about planting design, construction design, how designers communicate visually (including with computer aided design) and how to get the best from your new career. You will also learn about career opportunities in the landscaping industry and receive tips and advice on how to pursue a successful future as a Garden Designer.

Our speakers

Andrew Fisher Tomlin is a UK based Chartered Horticulturist and Fellow of the Society of Garden Designers. He is well known for the creation of gardens and parks worldwide, including in Europe where he has won multiple awards. Andrew is a Director of the London College of Garden Design based in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and is a passionate advocate for professional skills training, encouraging young talent and working with a number of organisations to promote education and careers in horticulture and design.

Brent Reid has been involved in the Australian landscaping industry for over 20 years as both a Garden Designer and Landscaper. He has won multiple awards for his many gardens including major shows in Melbourne, Sydney and Malaysia. He has spent time working as a Garden Designer abroad and his gardens are well known from the many features in the media. Brent is Director of the London College of Garden Design Melbourne which will be opening in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Victoria in March 2020. He also contributes regularly to garden media and is a tour leader for Ross Garden Tours.

Martin Semken is the founder of Semken Landscaping, established in 1987 and growing to have an outstanding reputation as one of the top Landscape Construction companies in Victoria which is testament to the skills of Martin and his staff. Semken Landscaping work in collaboration with many of Victoria’s leading Garden Designers and employs some of the most highly skilled personnel within the landscaping industry. Their reputation for show gardens has led to an impressive list of awards.

Steven Harris is a Garden Designer who has recently set up his new practice in Brisbane. Having recently graduated from the London College of Garden Design, he will be talking about how he is launching his new career.

Getting there

Please visit https://www.twwspacehire.com/getting-here for more details about how to get to the venue.

Refreshments

There are plenty of cafes in the area for lunch but our speakers will also be available during the lunch break.

Date and Time

Location

The Windsor Workshop

115 Chapel Street

#1

Windsor, VIC 3181

Australia

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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