14 – 22 December 2021, Queen Elizabeth.
Leading gardening experts and well known personalities will join this special eight-night voyage to share their latest knowledge and garden trends with guests during informative talks and dinners.
Queen Elizabeth’s entertainment program will have a green-fingered twist: you’ll have opportunities to take part in a range of on board activities and hands-on workshops including gardening trivia, special craft classes and lessons in cooking from your garden.
When the ship calls at the popular ports of Hobart, Burnie, Melbourne and Eden, you’ll be able to visit beautiful gardens in each city alongside a range of local activities and sight-seeing options.
Special guests on board.
More to be announced shortly.
Jamie Durie – An award winning international designer, author of 12 books, internationally recognised TV presenter with over 2 decades of design experience, and a lifetime environmental empath. Jamie has received over 38 national and international design awards, one of which was the Medal of the Order of Australia in 2013 for services to Australian design and the environment.
Graham Ross – Perhaps Australia’s best known gardener, Graham’s career as a horticulturalist, radio broadcaster, television gardening presenter and author has spanned more than 50 years. Graham is Australia’s most acclaimed horticulturalist
Sarah Hamilton – A horticulturalist, Sarah has specialised in native stingless bee keeping for more than six years and is a passionate advocate for the important pollination role that bees play in the environment.
Steve Falcioni – A qualified horticulturalist, Steve has been a keen fan of gardening all his life, creating his first garden before he started school. He is also well known as a public speaker and radio guest on gardening issues and is an advocate for organic gardening.
Julia Zaetta – is a major force in Australian publishing as previous editor-in-chief of Australia’s number one home magazine, Better Homes and Gardens