COVID-19 Update

Given the unfolding situation relating to COVID-19 in Australia and across the world, here at the City of Charles Sturt we want to be proactive and clear about how we can stay healthy and are making changes to the way we do things. We will continue to provide updates to the services and events that are impacted along with the latest information and recommendations from WHO, SA Health and the Government.

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Spring Garden Competition Open

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Our popular Spring Garden Competition is now open for entries for 2020.

This is a great opportunity to recognise and celebrate the many passionate and talented gardeners within our Charles Sturt community.

Entry is free and registrations can be submitted online with a range of categories available in this year’s competition, meaning it’s never been easier to get involved.

Gardeners can enter into multiple categories:

  • Home Garden
  • Small Garden
  • Food Garden Award
  • Children's Garden Award
  • Community/Non Residential Garden
  • School Garden
  • Verge Garden
  • Most Loved Street
  • Habitat Hero
  • Coolest Garden (referring to climate)
  • Great Garden Citizen

Residents are also encouraged to recommend friends or neighbours with beautiful gardens to enter the competition.

The spirit of the competition is to bring like-minded people together to connect and build relationships whilst doing something they enjoy.

Entries are open from Monday 13 July, 2020 to Friday 28 August, 2020 and will be judged on overall design, use of plants, originality and creativity and environmental initiatives.

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