Meet our 2018-2019 Team

It is with pleasure that Blooming Tasmania announces  a new Blooming Tasmania committee.

The energetic committee meets bi-monthly at various locations throughout the state.

This is a committee with lots of ideas on ways to progress and represent the members of the organization, to progress Tasmania’s niche garden sector.

Blooming Tasmania product includes floral shows, festivals and garden open days, as well as a broad range of gardens, walks and tours, specialist growers and nurseries, and garden-based B&Bs.  Blooming Tasmania (booklet or website) will guide you on a great journey including a wide range of unique garden experiences.


The committee is:-


Jane Teniswood ,   Wind Song    M: 0458 631 689

Secretary :

Judith Hughes,     The Tasmanian Arboretum


Tom Teniswood (Wind Song ) Wind Song

Vice-Chair & Public Officer:

Phil Parsons,  The Tasmanian Arboretum


Committee Members:

Jane Teniswood,

Phill Parsons,    The Tasmanian Arboretum

Tom Teniswood

Judith Hughes, The Tasmanian Arboretum

Mat Dillon (Port Arthur Historic Site

Kerry Van Den Berg ( Woodbank Rare Plants)

Wendy Groot, Epilepsy Tasmania

Marcus Ragus (Spring Bay Mill)

Gary Daly -Landscape Designer

Cheryl Sims (Asimatree)

Damian Kerin

It is the intention of the committee to further develop the Blooming Tasmania brand throughout the coming year by building on a range of initiatives. Blooming Tasmania members will also be represented at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show in 2018.

The committee will keep you updated with events and activities as they eventuate throughout the coming year so do keep coming back to our new website for information.

Should you wish to contact the organisation please phone our Chair person on

0418 995 319, the Secretary on (03) 6427 2690 or by email at for further information.