Edible gardens are acknowledged in the Papanui-Innes ward with the Edible Gardens Award.

Tomatoes plants in a garden

Nominations are now open

Download and complete the 2018 nomination / entry form

Nominations close Friday 2 February 2018.

The Papanui-Innes Edible Gardens Award 2018 is an awards programme in partnership with the Canterbury Horticultural Society aimed at acknowledging and supporting individuals, schools and communities who are actively involved in the growing of their own food.

The awards seek to encourage others to consider establishing a garden, either by themselves or with others.

Categories include:

  • Residential House
  • Residential Unit
  • School / Early Childhood Centre
  • Community Garden.

This year, Special Awards will also be given to the best:

  • First time entrant
  • Yield
  • Tomatoes
  • Sustainability.