Conference Workshops


In response to our very popular 2013 workshops, we are providing 90 minute sessions presented by leading experts on design and horticulture including three by international speakers. They enable interactive discussions and learning experiences and are limited to 30 people.

Workshops are open to non-delegates.


DATE:               Monday and Tuesday   21 and 22 Sept 2015

TIME:               8.45am-5pm daily  (See Workshop Program below for session times)

VENUE:             Burnley Campus, University of Melbourne, Yarra Boulevard, Burnley

COST:               $75 per workshop

BOOK:              Via registration form or website

CONTACT: or 0409 000 089


ALC  WORKSHOP  PROGRAM:  Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd September 2015

James Basson, France
Creative Design Solutions – Thinking Outside the Box
9am – 10.30am (Monday)  SOLD OUT

Creative Design Solutions – Thinking Outside the Box
11am – 12.30pm (Monday)  SOLD OUT

Challenging Spaces – Dynamic Solutions
9am – 10.30am (Tuesday) SOLD OUT


Amander Flaherty, Light on Landscape – 9am – 10.30am (Monday and Tuesday)
Garden Illumination                              Monday SOLD OUT


Martin Rein-Cano, Berlin – 11am – 12.30pm (Monday only)  SOLD OUT
Streets as Public Spaces: Including the Significance of Trees & Planting Concepts


Scott Leung/Myles Broad, Eckersley Garden Architecture – 11am – 12.30pm (Monday and Tuesday)
Draping Architecture with Greenery


Rodger & Gwen Elliot, Australian Plants & Gardens Specialists – 11am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3pm (Tuesday only)
Habitat Gardens with Australian Plants


Diana Wiesner, Colombia – 1.30pm – 3.00pm (Monday only)  SOLD OUT
Greening our Cities


Erik van Zuilekom, Fytogreen – 1.30pm – 3.00pm  (Monday and Tuesday)
Vertical Garden Design – Practical Considerations for Ecological Planting on the Vertical


Tim Sansom, The Diggers Club – 3.30pm – 5.00pm  (Monday and Tuesday)
“What’s Old is New” focusing on heirloom vegetables, annual flowers and perennials for Australian gardens


Robert Boyle, Robert Boyle Landscape Design – 3.30pm – 5.00pm  (Monday and Tuesday)
Water in the Australian Landscape