• 14May

    Winter mulching

    The cooler weather is here- is your garden ready? 

Blanketing your garden in a layer of mulch is a great way to protect your soil and precious plant roots from extremes of temperature like the cold. We’ve got a range of Rocky Point’s garden mulches in store now, perfect to keep any garden protected… They… Read more »

  • 09Apr

    Growing Fabulous Figs

    Not only are Figs excellent eating straight from the tree, they also make a great addition to any garden. Whether your garden is formal or informal, they are highly ornamental and ideal for growing conditions in most parts of Australia. Here’s some tips on how to get the most out of the Figs in your… Read more »

  • 31Mar

    Autumn Flowers and Edibles

    Not sure what colours will grow in your garden this Autumn? This regional guide to flowers from about the garden will be sure to give you some new ideas.  Plenty of Autumn edibles by region in this article as well.  For more in-depth advice on what to plant and how to make it flourish, come… Read more »

  • 31Mar

    Planting bulbs in Autumn for Spring Flowers

    It’s time to get planting bulbs in readiness for Spring.  For the ultimate long-lasting display of colour, try planting a mixture of bulb varieties that will flower early, mid and late season.  About the garden has some great Autumn bulb tips in this article.  Visit us in store or give us a call to get… Read more »

  • 31Mar

    Creating the best potted plant combinations

    We don’t all have the luxury of having a large garden but you can make the most of your space in a small yard or unit by creating a fabulous Potted Garden.  Check out this article from about the garden to get some tips on how to make the most of your space.  We’ve got… Read more »

  • 24Mar

    Gleam O Dawn nominated for CRT Award

    We’re thrilled to have been nominated as a finalist for QLD CRT Business Partner of Year awards for 2019. Thanks to all the locals in the area who support us and help make our nomination for awards like this possible

  • 17Aug

    Gleam O’Dawn at the Samford Show 2018

    In association with International Animal Health, we were thrilled to be apart of the 50th annual Samford Show – sponsoring several cattle classes including; the Samford Show Stud Beef Cattle, Led Steer Competition and inaugural Farmyard Challenge. There were 113 head of cattle on the grounds representing 16 different breeds of beef cattle, paraded before… Read more »

  • 14Dec
    Christmas tree - Farm Supplies Brisbane - Gleam O' Dawn Rural Store

    Using your garden to celebrate Christmas

    It seems to have sneaked up on us this year, but there’s no doubt that Christmas is fast approaching. It’s a busy time of year as we all try to tie up loose ends before the festive season begins, and if you’re starting to feel on edge about getting bringing it all together, you’re not… Read more »

  • 11Sep
    Spring flowers - Garden Supplies Brisbane - Gleam O' Dawn Rural Store

    Find out about the perfect spring fertiliser (Active 8)

    Spring has arrived, flowers are starting to bloom and it’s time for you to start planting your edible gardens for summer. If you want to know more about gardening at this time of year, check out our article springtime gardening for fruit and veggies. An important aspect of gardening is fertilising, so we are here… Read more »

  • 29Aug
    edible garden - Garden Supplies Brisbane - Gleam O' Dawn Rural Store

    Springtime gardening for fruit and veges

    It’s been a warm winter in Brisbane this year, and with the warmer weather already approaching, it’s time to start thinking about what to plant for spring and summer. If you haven’t already started your preparation, you might consider leaving aside the flowers and opting for an edible garden instead—besides keeping your garden tended and… Read more »