“In almost every garden, the land is made better and so is the gardener.”
Australis is a 6-month World Garden Expo to be held in Australia for the first time ever. Comparable to Brisbane’s Expo88, it will become both an enduring Ecotourism attraction and a catalyst for future urban developments. Like many of the world’s greatest gardens, it will leave a long term legacy, long after the initial event has run it’s course.
The main event of a year long series of festivities planned by the Federal Government, Australis, is proposed to open at Easter 2020 and close at the end of the October long weekend. A 186 day festival of events and entertainment.
together with modern innovations that look to use resources more efficiently.A massive, 6 month program of international cultural exchange.
Australis also has tremendous support from government and tourism bodies, private sector and industry organisations, ensuring the vision will be realised.
A subtropical climate perfectly suited to support the broadest range of plant material and year round visitation. The current proposal is to nestle this major new eco tourism asset into the ‘Greenheart’ of the Gold Coast. A philosophically aligned commercial garden, able to fund the broader Greenheart strategy.