Events at Fairwater | 10 December 2020

Fairwater Garden Competition Winners


Fairwater Garden Competition 2020 – Winners announced!

Kim and Jessie Byrnes are the proud winners of the Fairwater Garden competition 2020 in the Residential Garden category, while Prasenjit Sarker and Pina Sewell take the gong for the Edible Garden category and Beginner Gardener category respectively. Manoj Kunwar, Ria Compra-Wennas and Stefanie Azzopardi took the runners-up prizes in the Residential, Edible and Beginner Gardener category respectively. Criteria used for the judging included: Creative Design and Look; Sustainability and Effective use of space.

The much awaited announcement was made by competition judges Kevin Crider and Lukas Szymanek, both Fairwater residents, at the quarterly Fairwater Resident Committee meeting held online on 9 December 2020. Other members of the judging panel included Baskaran Gnanasundaram, also a Fairwater resident and Leah Willoughby, Account Manager, Bunnings. 

The competition which ran from 4 September to 11 November created a flurry of interest in gardening and has greatly contributed to making Fairwater greener and environmentally much healthier while also creating new relationships and friendships among residents.

Congratulations to the winners and all the participants. Thanks to all the residents for the support and the competition organising team comprising Kevin Crider, Lukas Szymanek, Baskaran Gnanasundaram, Om Dhungel and Leah Willoughby. Huge thanks to Frasers Property for supporting the initiative including $600 worth of vouchers and Bunnings for generously donating 6 hand trowels as prizes as well as $150 worth of vouchers.