Australian Flowers Week is an annual celebration of the beauty and diversity of Australia's fantastic fresh flower and foliage industry.
It recognises the value of flowers to Australian's lives by hosting a number of events and activities that focus on flowers.
The fun begins on September 17th! Keep reading to see how you can get involved!
Visit Your Local Florist
What better way to celebrate Australian Flowers Week than with beautiful blooms from your local florist? Throughout the week many florists will be hosting special promotions and offering flowers at discounted prices. Grab some fresh flowers for your kitchen table or send flowers to a friend! Here are some other special ways to celebrate.
- Deliver flowers to a nearby nursing home.
- Send flowers to your neighbor's house.
- Surprise someone with flowers just because!
- Give flowers to someone that is struggling with health problems.
- Surprise your significant other with flowers at work.
- Send flowers to your family members that you don't get to see often.
Whatever way you decide to get involved, make sure to use the #ausflowersweek hashtag. Search the hashtag throughout the week to see how other people are celebrating!
Celebrate the beauty of flowers with family and friends by attending an event together. There are many activities happening throughout the week including the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers, the Waratah Festival and the Tesselaar Tulip Festival.
The Tesselaar Tulip Festival is sure to amaze with almost a million tulips across 25 acres of farmland, all set in the beautiful Dandenong Ranges!
Plan a trip to the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers where the whole family can view spectacular gardens, enjoy rides, entertainment, fireworks and more!
Find more details about flower festivals near you at Australian Flowers Week's website. If you want to know more about spring flower festivals all throughout the season, check out our blog post, Spring Flower Festivals.
What are you waiting for? Find a florist near you to join in on the fun!