WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL TOOWOOMBA CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS BRINDABELLA GARDENS
A sneak peek at our multi awarded, prize garden at
Carnival of Flowers time.
Open every day during Carnival of Flowers, this garden has been described as one of the best in the world. It has won a prestigious commendation award from David Austin Roses of England. Our garden holds 4 Australian National Plant collections including Japanese Flowering Cherry trees, Flowering Peach trees, Rhododendrons and Magnolias. A rare beauty awaits your visit.
TOOWOOMBA CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS PREMIER GARDEN IS A 4 ACRE ENGLISH STYLE GARDEN FULL OF INTERESTING PLANTS. DURING THE TOOWOOMBA CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS, BRINDABELLA COUNTRY GARDENS CELEBRATE AUSTRALIA'S ONLY RHODODENDRON AND ROSE FESTIVAL WITH OVER 400 RHODODENDRONS AND 2500 ROSES IN THEIR SPRINGTIME GLORY.*
THE GARDENS ARE OPEN EVERY DAY OF THE TOOWOOMBA CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS
FROM 15TH SEPTEMBER TO 24TH SEPTEMBER, 2017 9AM - 5PM. LAST GARDEN ENTRY AT 4.00PM.$5 PER PERSON.
OUR RECOMMENDED "HOW TO" FOR SEEING CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS FOR GARDENLOVERS:
If you have just 1 day, aim to be in Toowoomba at 8:30am. Obtain a copy of the Souvenir Guide from any newsagent.
On Friday 19th we will itemise the gardens suggested above more fully after the competition results are announced - watch this space!
The Chronicle Garden Competition
Private gardens, Toowoomba and surrounds
Garden map available for purchase from Visitor Information Centre, 86 James St (Warrego Hwy) from Sept 20
1800 331 155/4690 9300
The Chronicle Exhibition Gardens
Five private gardens in Toowoomba.
Brochure with map available from Toowoomba Visitor Information Centre, 86 James St (Warrego Hwy) from Sept 20
Adults 5 gardens $12; 3 gardens $9; 1 garden $4
1800 331 155/4690 9300
Sideshow Alley & Fireworks
Fri 4-10pm, Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-8.30pm; times subject to change
Fireworks Sept 20 - 8.30pm; Sept 22 - 7.15pm
Frogs Hollow, Lower Queens Park, cnr Margaret & Hume sts, Toowoomba
Steam Train Excursion - Toowoomba to Helidon
Sat 17 Sept: 1.45pm-4.45pm
Sun 19 Sept: 3pm-5.30pm
Departs Toowoomba Railway Station, Railway St
Adults $30, children $15
Carnival Classic Cars
Sept 17, judging from 11am, winners announced shortly after 2pm
Godsall Street Oval, Queens Park, cnr Godsall & Hume Sts, Toowoomba
NOTE IMAGES ARE A GUIDE ONLY - SEASONAL DIFFERENCES MAY OCCUR
* The above are actual pictures taken in the gardens over the years. Seasonal variations will occur as Mother Nature ultimatley determines the timing of flowering.