About IPA

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far IPA has created 71 blog entries.

Message from President (August)

By | 2017-07-26T19:59:50+00:00 August 1st, 2017|

Interior Plantscapers are privileged to be working in the interior plantscaping industry for so many reasons – for starters we have such an amazing product that gives our clients HUGE benefits such as improved air quality, health, well being, productivity and more importantly connects everyone with nature. I am sure you will agree it [...]

Message from President (July)

By | 2017-07-12T16:07:29+00:00 July 12th, 2017|

I recently had the honour of being one of the judges for the 2017 International Design Contest sponsored by I-Plants/Urban Horticulture magazine.  What a tough job with so many inspiring and unique designs being entered from around the globe!  I really enjoyed the experience and thank Kathy Fediw, editor of I-Plants/Urban Horticulture for the [...]

Spotlight on Gabrielle Stannus

By | 2017-07-12T16:04:55+00:00 June 30th, 2017|

We welcome Gabrielle Stannus as a new IPA sub-committee member. Here, Gabrielle tells us a little about herself and her reasons for getting involved... I am a relative newcomer to the Interior Plantscape Association, having joined after volunteering at the conference in Melbourne in March. Some of you may remember me feeling slightly embarrassed [...]

Spotlight on Sandy King from Green Inspiration ACT

By | 2017-06-06T13:22:30+00:00 June 6th, 2017|

Sandy has recently signed up to be on the IPA Membership sub-committee “I truly believe that being connected to nature is essential for every person’s health and well-being. We are privileged to be involved in a business which can assist by bringing plants indoors and helping our customers stay linked to nature" Bachelor of Agricultural [...]

Message from President (May)

By | 2017-05-11T18:24:38+00:00 May 11th, 2017|

Recently I met with like-minded local businesses to discuss hosting a networking evening themed around ‘Collaboration’. The event was held under the banner of the Warragul Business Group.  Along with April Pyle from Factory One and Erika McInernay from Mac&Ernie Social Media Training, I shared some of my personal experiences of ‘Collaboration”. I spoke [...]

Message from President (April)

By | 2017-04-11T15:42:23+00:00 April 11th, 2017|

Interior Plantscape Association, Board of Directors have been working extremely hard over the past few months planning and organising Connect, Discover, Thrive, inspiring a growing industry Conference which was held in March at the historic Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne. Feedback from the conference has been overwhelmingly positive with many delegates commenting on the inspiring speakers who [...]

2017 IPA Conference Wrap-Up

By | 2017-04-11T15:41:51+00:00 March 30th, 2017|

Official Opening and Conference Sessions The conference was officially opened by Interior Plantscape Association, President Nerida Hills, who welcomed delegates sharing with them the exciting program that has been planned over the next 2 days of Connect, Discover, Thrive. Nerida continued by thanking Sponsors, Exhibitors and Keynote speakers, especially Kathy Fediw Internationally renowned interior [...]