About Us

The Witness Spring Garden Show, proudly brought to you by The Gardener and Die Tuinier magazines is a spectacular weekend filled with exhibitions, exquisite feature gardens, free talks and demos, food and shopping avenues filled with specialist plants, crafts and gardening goodies.  Situated in Pietermaritzburg, it truly utilizes the Royal Showgrounds to display all things garden related!

Relax at the MayFord Tipple Terrace whilst watching the Dog Agility and Spring Dog Shows and bring the kids along to the Starke Ayres kids’ zone.  this family event us the perfect way to step into spring.

Show Dates

The Witness Garden Show:

Friday 6 September 2019

Saturday 7 September 2019

Sunday 8 September 2019

Opening Times: 09h00 to 17h00 daily


The Royal Showgrounds, Chief Albert Luthuli Street, Pietermaritzburg

From Durban (via the N3) take the Sanctuary/Armitage Rd offramp.

From JHB, take the Chatterton Rd/City of the Peter Brown offramp.

All are signposted.


Prices at the gate:


Pensioners (ID required)

Children (6-12 years)

Pre-school children

(0-5 years)