Free Garden Master Classes

Curious about how to create a drought tolerant garden or how to care for native plants?

Then these FREE masterclasses at AustPlant Native Plant Nursery and Gardens will interest you!

AustPlant at Arthurs Seat on the Mornington Peninsula (249 Purves Rd, Arthurs Seat) is a 3rd generation run nursery that specialises in native plants.

Since 1974 AustPlant has been advising and helping gardeners establish their native gardens.

And during the school holidays they’re running these fabulous FREE masterclasses!

From 21st September until 3rd October the 45 minute sessions starting at 11am include:


Spring Sensations
Friday 26th and Sunday 28th September

As you take a stroll through the display gardens, you will learn about problem areas for plants and how to create a garden that looks fabulous while being able to survive even the harshest of weather conditions.


Drought Tolerant Gardens: How to Get it Right

Wednesday 24th September and Friday 3rd October

Get expert advice on garden design and what plants to select as you establish a low maintenance, bird attracting native garden that suit the conditions you live in.


Caring for Natives
Sunday 21st September and Wednesday 1st October

This hands-on masterclass will give you fantastic advice on how to keep your native garden healthy and flourishing all year.

You will learn how:

  • how and when to prune,
  • what to feed, where to plant,
  • how to mulch, and
  • how to care for your native garden.

If you’d like to attend any (or all!) of these masterclasses, bookings are required.

Contact Glen Yearsley by phone on (03) 5989 6120 or email him


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