Poppy is excited that the giant and miniature seedlings are now ready for people to purchase.
Jamie frost has been a competitor at The Great Pumpkin Carnival for many years, entering many of our categories. He was recently declared the Central North Island Budding Young Gardener winner by Yates as they search for the overall Budding Young Gardener in New...
We have planted the giant and miniature pumpkin seeds for the 2020 Carnival, have a read to find out where you can get yours from when they are ready.
It’s almost time for our AGM, find all the details about it in this post.
The 2019 season has come to and end with our last meeting of the year.
We had a special prize this year and Frankton School took out the award for Best School 2019.
The winner of our 2019 raffle was Caitlin, well done.
We are after a What Now Kids Cam Reporter for the Carnival, find out what is involved and needed in this post.
There is a planned road closure on part of Cobham Drive on the weekend of the Carnival. There are diversions in place, please read this for more info.
We are giving everyone* that enters the 2019 Carnival a free packet of Yates seeds.
We had a great write up in the Kiwi Gardener’s March edition of the magazine.
We made a tree for Trees at the Meteor this year. We had lots of fun putting it together.
We had a great time talking pumpkins and seeing amazing scarecrows this weekend.
Tim Harris has been recognised as the 2017 Southern Hemisphere Champion.
Today we planted 150 giant and 50 miniature pumpkin seeds in preparation for the pumpkin growing season.
The Great Pumpkin Carnival presented The Friends of Hamilton Gardens a donation to say thanks for the help with the sale of seedlings.
A notice for our upcoming AGM for The Great Pumpkin Carnival.
We cover all the action on the Yates Pumpkin Racer Ramp at the 2018 Carnival, find out who came out champion with out Celebrities, Open Class and Schools.
For the third time at The Great Pumpkin Carnival, Morrinsville farmer Tim Harris has once again broken the NZ record, by weighing in a 808kg pumpkin at the only GPC weigh off site in New Zealand.
We have our very own mascot now, find out how you can help name it.