QLD Nursery Field Day

QLD Nursery Field Day

Join AILA and QFresh for a guided tour of Pacific Nurseries! We have a very exciting day planned where you can expect: 

  • Production manager, Shaun Harrold will lead a tour through their nursery grounds and provide insight into growing     conditions, plant procurement and the nursery industry.   
  • Lisa Mercer, AILA FRLA, will make comment and answer questions around plant uses and specifying in your projects.
  • Attendees will be able to see the progress of the Groundworks’ blower truck seed application from last year's event and how it has grown.
  • Along  with insights into utilising the blower trucks for commercial projects from Lucas Piperides (Groudworks) and in residential projects from Stuart Bull, AILA RLA, SOD Design. 
  • A complimentary plant to take home with you. 
  • Lunch and drinks will be provided on site for attendees
  • Bus transportation from Brisbane City (Roma Street Station) to the nursery at Brunswick Heads and back (for those who need it).

‘Our Plants, Your Reputation’ Pacific Nurseries is a large-scale wholesale nursery that grows and supplies plant stock to the landscape, mining and infrastructure industries, located in Brunswick Heads and born from a desire to provide a sustainable nursery service.  Pacific Nursery is proud to provide environmentally friendly, plastic free plant stock. 

“We grow Forests” Groundworks is a market expert in environmentally-friendly landscaping, erosion and sediment control, revegetation and rehabilitation solutions.

We’ll be providing complimentary bus transportation from Roma Street Station departing at 8:00am, with commentary on some Groundworks projects and fun games for the journey.  You are welcome to make your own way to the Nursery, tour will kick-off at 11:00am.

What to Bring:
Don’t forget to pack a water bottle, hat and apply sunscreen, your steel capped boots (if you have them) - and an umbrella if rain is forecast. 


There will be two registration options - registration only or registration with bus so we can plan for bus numbers. 





AILA Members



 Non-member prices either registration only or registration with bus. Become a member.

$25 - $40


Stuart Bull - AILA RLA
Shaun Harrold - Production Manager, Pacific Nurseries
Lucas Piperides - Director, Groundworks
Local native plant expert, TBC

Event contact

[email protected] 

Important information


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All AILA Events are subject to our Delegate Conditions and COVID-19 Safety Requirements. Please review these before completing your event registration.


COVID-19 Safety Requirements

At AILA we take the safety of our events seriously by working together with the venue hosts, AILA staff, and all our members and participants to ensure safety is top priority.

For the safety of all attendees, please keep up to date with State and Government Announcements relating to COVID-19 and as the situation evolves, so will our approach to keeping you safe. We thank you for your patience and flexibility as we manage this.

If you are unwell, please stay at home. Please email [email protected] to discuss your individual circumstances.

Friday, 31 May 2024
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Pacific Nurseries
160 Tandy's Lane
Brunswick Heads NSW 2483
2 CPD Points

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