Tulip Time

Tuesday 12 September - Sunday 24 September
2017
9AM-4PM DAILY (EXCEPT SATURDAYS OPEN UNTIL 5PM)
Corbett Gardens, Bendooley Street, Bowral
Phone. 1300 657 559
tuliptime@wsc.nsw.gov.au


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Tulip Time

Tulip Time

Tuesday 12 September - Sunday 24 September , 9AM-4PM DAILY (EXCEPT SATURDAYS OPEN UNTIL 5PM)
Corbett Gardens, Bendooley Street, Bowral
E. tuliptime@wsc.nsw.gov.au

Tulip Time, is celebrated as one of Australia's leading floral Festivals run annually in Corbett Gardens, Bowral, Southern Highlands.

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12 - 24 SEPTEMBER 2017
9AM - 4PM DAILY (EXCEPT SATURDAYS OPEN UNTIL 5PM)


Please note the garden will be CLOSED to the public on -

Monday 11 September in preparation for Tulip Time AND
Friday 29
 September in preparation for Southern Highlands Food & Wine Festival

ENTRY COST

(EFTPOS facilities available at the gate for ticket purchases ONLY)

  • Adults $10
  • Concession/Pensioner $6
  • Children 13-17yrs $6
  • Coach Groups of 20 or more paying in one transaction $5*
  • FREE entry to locals upon showing identification +
  • FREE entry to children under 12yrs accompanied by an adult

*To assist with management of traffic flow at the entry gates, we request that Groups
pre-advise their intention to visit and/or pre-purchase tickets in advance -
noting that the Driver/Guide/Carer are FOC when accompanying a Group

+ No free entry on Cinema at Sunset Date TBA

PLEASE NOTE: NO DOGS OR SMOKING IS PERMITTED IN CORBETT GARDENS


FOR MORE Information PLEASE CONTACT
T.1300 657 559 or e. tuliptime@wsc.nsw.gov.au


2017 CHARITY PARTNER EXPRESSION OF INTEREST


We are now calling for expressions of interest for the 2017 Tulip Time Festival.
Please CLICK HERE for more information 




2016 TULIP TIME CHARITY PARTNER - cure brain cancer Foundation

The Cure Brain Cancer Foundation is recognised as the peak awareness, advocacy and fundraising
organisation for brain cancer in Australia.  Partnering with the research and brain cancer communities,
they’re in the unique position of developing a national agenda as well as influencing the global agenda for
brain cancer research and funding more than $14million worth of research projects since inception.

We're also proud to announce that Cure Brain Cancer’s Director, Marcella Zemanek will be
working with the Festival as the 2016 Tulip Time Ambassador.

2016 Tulip Time Charity Partner - Cure Brain Cancer2016 Tulip Time Ambassador - Marcella Zemanek

When considering the messaging and theming for the 2016 Festival it was taken into consideration
that brain cancer is an insidious disease, killing more children in Australia than any other disease.
Therefore in 2016 there will be an extensive program of events and activities under pinned
by the key Festival messaging of ‘every adventure requires a first step’ to align with the storybook
animations of ‘Alice in Wonderland’ being incorporated into the theming and garden bed designs.

The Festivals central color theme will be purple with the cue taken from the Cure Brain Cancer’s
icon the Crane, being a representation of the courage shown by their fundraising community.


FOR FURTHER DETAILS PLEASE vISIT THEIR WEBSITE
www.curebraincancer.org.au


Each year Tulip Time seeks expressions of interest from charities wishing
to be considered as the endorsed Tulip Time Charity Partner.
Partnering with the Tulip Time Festival provides the appointed Charity Partner with a well known
and loved platform and opportunity from which they can fund raise as well as leverage/promote the
charities reach and brand awareness via various events, activities, merchandising etc. however;
it shouldn't be solely viewed for the purpose of fundraising.

2015 WORLD TULIP FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR

2015 World Tulip Festival of the Year

It’s been a very exciting period for Tulip Time since the end of last year’s record
breaking Festival (38,000+ visitors); with the pinnacle being named as
World Tulip Festival of the Year by the World Tulip Summit Society (WTSS).


This accolade is even more impressive when you consider the competition consisted of
high profile festivals with huge budgets from some 17 countries as far afield as Asia, Turkey,
the United States and Europe - including Keukenhof in the Netherlands!
 
Whilst we obviously can’t go head to head with some of the other competitors in regard to size, it was
noted that we excelled in the promotion and celebration of the tulip flower across a range of criteria
including the quality of the tulip experience, level of innovation, contribution to the destination’s
sustainability and amount of public and media recognition.
 
An interesting fact that perhaps goes unknown is that annually Tulip Time attracts 65,000+ visitors
to the towns and villages across the region, with 38,000+ of these enjoying the festivities
in Corbett Gardens overall resulting in $7.2 million flowing into the regions visitor economy.

Download the below Press Release for additional information...

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