There’s something wonderful about picking fresh produce from your own yard to make a healthy and flavoursome meal. But how do you turn your garden into a thriving fruit and veggie patch?

Visit the Kleenheat Outdoor Kitchen at the Perth Garden Festival to join gardening experts from All the Dirt Podcast and chefs for ‘Street Food Theatre’ cooking demonstrations featuring loads of home-grown recipes, samples and prizes across four days.

Garden Presenters

To be confirmed.

Steve Wood

Steve Wood is a Horticulturist and Nursery owner with over 39 years’ experience. He is familiar as an ABC Radio Garden Talk Back host, a presenter with Channel 7’s Green Fingers Gardening program. He has experience as a presenter with Great Garden’s workshops. He is also a passionate organic gardener.

Lisa Passmore

Lisa is a third generation Horticulturist who spent many of her early years working in the family business – Blossoms Garden Centre, here is where Lisa learnt about plant growing, literally from the ground up. Lisa runs ‘Inspired by Nature’, a landscape and consultancy business which she describes as her dream job. After Lisa joined our team she quickly became one of our senior presenters and now runs many of our workshops.

Deryn Thorpe

Deryn Thorpe is a fanatical gardener, who is passionate about communicating her love of gardening to others.

She has worked as a journalist for more than 30 years, writes regular articles for ‘Gardening Australia Magazine’, a gardening column and garden stories for ‘The West Australian’ newspaper and online publications

Chef Presenters

To be confirmed.