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Garden Design Masterclass

  • School of Lost Arts (in the grounds of Chesterfield) 221 Noble Street Newtown, VIC, 3220 Australia (map)
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A one day design course for the home gardener.

Discover the style that’s right for you.

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  • Key principles of good design

  • Working with your location - understanding aspect, soils and microclimate

  • Finding the balance - soft and hard landscaping

  • Flow and logic - creating practical spaces and connections between home and garden

  • Understanding change - plan for change and accept the unexpected

  • Putting it all together - developing a working concept plan



Date & time: 17 Nov 2018, 9.30am-3pm

Location: School of Lost Arts (in the grounds of Chesterfield) 221 Noble Street, Newtown (Geelong)

Investment: $195.00

(includes course, lunch and tour of Chesterfield Heritage Garden)

Enquiries: call 0418 963 885 or email

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Stephen Read
designer. educator. connector.

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With 25 years of experience in the industry, I see the transformative nature of good design every day.

This masterclass, held at the beautiful heritage property of Chesterfield, is tailored to help home gardeners discover their style and create a welcoming garden for their family and friends.

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Earlier Event: October 14
The Macedon Design Retreat