The Get Growing Roadshow

Time Schedule

Tue 21:30 | Wed 09:30 | Thu 13:30 | Fri 17:30


The Get Growing team includes popular gardening guru Lynda Hallinan and landscaping expert Justin Newcombe, back this season to bring you an interactive format of gardening and outdoor space inspiration.

New to Get Growing this season is gardening expert Nicola Kawana. A qualified horticulturalist and professional gardener Nicola brings with her an extensive knowledge of practical gardening know how as well as creative ideas and solutions.

The Get Growing team will be hitting the road. Lynda, Nicola and Justin will be meeting the public through Q & A events being held in Auckland, Tauranga and Rotorua. Talking through plant, garden and outdoor space challenges – our team will be providing on the spot advice, tips, practical help and inspiration.

03 – 09 Dec: Episode  5

This week Justin and Nicola transform a dull backyard into a private family garden, Lynda brings her top tips for this weekend garden activity and Justin explores a contemporary subtropical outdoor living space by Zones Landscaping Specialists.

Episode 6

This week Nicola transforms a dull property frontage into a Balinese inspired slice of paradise, Lynda brings her top tips for bountiful tomato crops and Justin tours a Matakana property with an impressive outdoor living space designed and built by Jon Plowman from Scapes.

Episode 7

This week Lynda Hallinan reveals how to get bumper crops of berries and passion fruit, Nicola visits contemporary florist and author Carole Bowden, Justin turns a small balcony space into a productive garden and tours an idyllic landscaping makeover designed and built by Natural Habitats.

Episode 8

This week the Get Growing Roadshow visits West Auckland to meet viewers and answer their seasonal questions. Justin and Nicola turn a cafe backyard dump site into a flourishing kitchen garden and entertainment area for customers, Lynda gives her top tips for the weekend gardening and Justin visits the famous Middle Earth movie set and home of Hobbiton gardens for inspiration.

Episode 9

This week Justin and Nicola join forces to convert an unused backyard space into a special place for summer, Justin refurbishes a composting system using a three stage system designed in New Zealand and Lynda shows us her take on a kiwi bush tucker garden plus we get inspiration from Auckland’s beautiful Eden Gardens.

Episode 10

In the final episode of the season, Justin shows how to create a no dig veggie garden, Nicola discovers the abundant varieties of edible flowers and Lynda gives her top tips for this weekend in the garden.