Floriade On-Demand was introduced in 2020 as part of Floriade: Reimagined where the festival’s program featured several virtual experiences to keep gardens green and minds inspired.
Explore the Floriade On-Demand library and benefit from a vast range of gardening tips and tricks, horticultural knowledge and kids activities.
In 2021 we presented Floriade: The Future of Flowers, season two of the Floriade podcast series.
Season 2 – Floriade: The Future of Flowers
Join us for the second season of the Floriade podcast. Hosted by renowned Canberra voice Dan Bourchier, the 2021 season explored “The Future of Flowers”. With special guests including Matthew Evans and Jade Miles, this seven-part series covered a range of topics including traditional indigenous foods, soil health, backyard bees and ‘Futuresteading’.
Recorded in 2020 and hosted by renowned local voices Ashley Feraude, ABC Radio Canberra Breakfast host Lish Fejer, and ABC Radio Canberra Saturday Breakfast host Adrienne Francis, this six-part podcast series explores the multidimensional beauty of flowers and discusses the nature of plants, health, and sustainability.
Episode 1 Inspired by Nature
Ever wondered why humans are so obsessed with flowers? Or how this obsession has influenced so much of the creative world?
Listen to this fun and casual conversation that will give you an insight into some great designers and great artists who love the aesthetic and deeper meaning of flowers.
From ‘Flower Pot’ to ‘Plate’ – learn how to sprinkle a bit of Spring into your cooking.
For the foodies looking to turn their hand at gardening, this podcast will inspire you with blooming edible ideas on planning and growing your own edible flower garden. For green thumbs with a meal in mind, you’ll want to go out and grow a blossoming bed, just for eating.
Wanting to plant more natives, save water and encourage fauna into your backyard?
Learn tips and tricks for cultivating native gardens, habitats and water-saving practices. This session will inspire you to design, plant and maintain your backyard as a native fauna-friendly habitat for all to enjoy.
Join The Beanies as they take a journey into Floriade.
Exploring the world through the eyes of your little Floriade fan, these videos will teach a love of gardening, crafts, and provide engaging activities that you can do together at home. This 4-part series will explore Bees, Art, Gnomes, and Flowers and Plants.
Episode 1 – Bees
In Episode 1, the Beanies learn all about Bees and meet the Hall Honeys who make special Bee Hotels to help pollinators have a safe place to lay their eggs.
Pets provide us with many positive benefits that impact our health and well-being such as affection, motivation and companionship. Knowing how to take care of our pets’ in return is the responsibility of owners of all pets.
With many pets spending their days outside it is important to know what is safe for them in the garden. From man-made hazards to natural nasties, there are many things to be aware of in your garden to ensure that your pet is protected when you are not around.