Adelaide Heirloom Weekend

Join The Diggers team and the Adelaide Botanic Gardens staff at our Heirloom Weekend, celebrating heirloom vegetables, plants, seeds and produce, botanical art display and children's activities and games. 

Join in free workshops led by experts, see fabulous heirloom vegetable displays as well as goats fleece being spun into mohair, hand goat shearing demonstrations, old variety chickens and bees, baked goods, produce and preserves to take home and enjoy. 

Free Activities :

- Workshops

• 10.30am How to grow award winning garlic

• 12.30pm The Best flowering perennials for your garden

• 2pm Autumn seed sowing

- Heirloom tastings, farmers market

- Chickens and bee-keeping

- Live music 

- Children's activities and more

Date : 8th & 9th April

Time : 10am - 3pm

At : Adelaide Botanic Garden 


Cultivate, Preserve and Consume Masterclass 

Sophie Thomson and Andre Ursini

Book into our special masterclass and learn cultivating tips from Adelaide's favourite televsion personality Sophie Thomson and preserving secrets with Master Chef finalist and Adelaide restauranteur Andre Ursini. share Italian-inspired tasting plates using produce from Sophie's Patch cleverly created by Andre.

Date and Time : Saturday 8th April, 11am - 2pm

$59 Diggers Club Members, $69 non-members  TICKETS HERE

Limited places, pre-booking essential.

Noel Lothian Hall, Adelaide Botanic Gardens. 


Get your tickets to a special masterclass!

TV favourite, Sophie Thomson will be joined by MasterChef finalist and Adelaide restauranteur Andre Ursini for a special masterclass sharing Cultivating tips and preserving secrets. Booking essential, TICKETS HERE

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Weekend Program

Free Workshops Saturday and Sunday

• 10.30am How to grow award winning garlic

• 12.30pm The Best flowering perennials for your garden

• 2pm Autumn seed sowing

Contact Adelaide

Schomburgk Pavilion, Adelaide Botanic Garden

North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, 5000

Open 7 days a week, 9:00am to 5:00pm* 

Shop: 08 8232 8671

* Closed 25 & 26 December and Good Friday.

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