Central West Garden Trail
Nicole Court takes readers on a journey through the cool-climate gardens of the NSW's Central tablelands and beyond. With beautiful images of the Hartvale, Highfield, Harp of Erin and Mayfield gardens she shows the variety of plants that can survive and thrive in cool climates.
Provocative Ideas at MIFGS
Stephen Read re-visits designs from MIFGS that inspired and challenged his thinking, including the LDI 'Place Grow Shift' exhibit in 2014. Designs with titles like 'Anthropogenic Future' and 'More than Meets the Eye', they presented a new narrative on design.
Design Day in Queensland
In May LDI members traveled north of Brisbane for a day of design inspiration visting the chemical-free conservation and recreation Lake Gkula, the Maleny Botanic Gardens, and Waterworths Nursery. Johanna MacMinn shares her experiences on the tour.
On 1 July we re-structured our membership categories to be both inclusive and aspirational.In this article the different levels of membership, and criteria for admission, are explained. FAQ's about LDI membership are also answered.
LDI Launch Day & Platforms
The Balcony Garden, Sydney, was the venue for the official launch of our new brand identity on 1 July. We share details and images of our celebration, and the icons which will be used to promote future events on our media platforms.