How to join the Garden State program

Want to contribute to a ‘Greener State of Mind’? Join us as we explore the intersection between plants, design, and the arts. 

Be a part of the inaugural Garden State program by hosting an event, happening or moment in the City of Yarra between Friday 29th April and Sunday 1st of May. 

Microgrants are available to support creatives, makers, organisations, and businesses who participate by creating and running ticketed and free events. 

Microgrants of $500 are available for creatives, makers, organisations, and business to support you to host an event, explore and create as part of the 2022 inaugural Garden State Festival.

Please follow the submission form to apply. 

For more information, please contact Garden State.

  • Festival program launches – Monday 18th March.
  • Festival opening – Friday 29th April
  • Festival dates – Saturday 30th April & Sunday 1st May

Submit Interest

Want to be part of this?

Please download the form below and send it to us our email: