Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2015

Thank you again to all the entrants in this years Spring Vegie Growing Challenge.

We’ve loved reading all of your entries and seeing your progress.

We are so pleased to announce the winners.

2015 Overall Winners

1st Prize

S. Robst from Cleve

2nd Prize

Meg and Dad
A. Anderson from Seaforth

3rd Prize

P. Grabham from Muswellbrook

Kids Gardening Category Winners

1st Winner

E. Dawson from Hebden

2nd Winner

The Three Gardenteer
S. Kabelka from Albion Park Rail

3rd Winner

D & B, Lombardo from Sutherland

Runners Up

Best use of Yates Products

Ben & Leons Vegie Patch for using Natures Way
B. Beh from Hughesdale

Most Helpful & Informative Blog

I. Sparrow from Magill

Best ‘failed’ attempt at growing vegies

Growalot for trials and tribulations with her sweetcorn and tomatoes
V. Mckenzie from Fairfield

Reminder of the Prizes won:

1st Prize (RRP$790.00)

  • 1 x The Organic Garden Co Raised Garden Bed
  • 1 x $300 Bunnings Voucher
  • 1 x $250 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Ironclad Gardening Gloves
  • Fiskars Gardening Tool Kit

2nd Prize (RRP$490.00)

3rd Prize (RRP$270.00)

  • 1 x $150 Bunnings Voucher
  • 1 × 100 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Fiskars Gardening Tool Kit

Kids Category Prize Packs (RRP$180.00)

3 prizes consisting of:

Runners Up Prizes

  • Best use of Yates products – $100 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Most helpful and informative blog – $100 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Best “failed” attempt at growing vegies – $100 Yates Product Gift Pack

Leading regions see all regions


481 Gardeners
Growing: Broccoli, Carrot, Capsicum, Brusselsprouts, Beans, Zucchini, Sweetcorn, Peas, Broadbeans, Squash, Beetroot, Tomato, Chilli, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Turnip, Silverbeet, Lettuce, Spinach, Nasturtium


454 Gardeners
Growing: Peas, Turnip, Cauliflower, Tomato, Cucumber, Eggplant, Radish, Beans, Zucchini, Beetroot, Carrot, Broccoli, Brusselsprouts, Capsicum, Sweetcorn, Broadbeans, Cabbage, Squash


120 Gardeners
Growing: Tomato, Beans, Broccoli, Squash, Zucchini, Brusselsprouts, Carrot, Turnip, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Beetroot, Sweetcorn, Peas, Capsicum, Broadbeans


102 Gardeners
Growing: Tomato, Beetroot, Beans, Sweetcorn, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Carrot, Zucchini, Cabbage, Capsicum, Peas, Squash, Turnip


73 Gardeners
Growing: Tomato, Brusselsprouts, Broccoli, Beans, Carrot, Capsicum, Squash, Sweetcorn, Zucchini, Peas, Broadbeans, Turnip, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Beetroot


45 Gardeners
Growing: Brusselsprouts, Broccoli, Beans, Carrot, Capsicum, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini, Peas, Broadbeans, Turnip, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Beetroot

Registration closed

All entries receive a free pack of seeds!

Message from Yates

Winners will be announced shortly! Keep an eye on this page and Facebook www.facebook.com/yatesgardening

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Previous Growing Challenges

The Yates Growing Challenge is something we're running a few times each year. Check out some of our earlier challenges.

The 2014 Vegie Growing Challenge