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Bonsai workshop in SU Botanical Garden during Woordfees 2023
Start: 09/10/2023, 10:00
End: 10/10/2023, 14:00
Contact:Razelle Galant -
Location: Stellenbosch University Botanical Garden

Intrigued by the ancient art of Bonsai? Join us for an afternoon of live demonstrations on how to design, shape and wire a tree. Instruction from our Bonsai Specialist, Russ Smal, will include plant and pot selection, basic styling techniques, and aftercare, so you will know how to care for and admire your Bonsai for years to come. The workshop is suitable for beginners or for people who have some experience growing bonsai.

Our Workshops are held in the Stellenbosch Botanical Garden where you can stroll under the trees, enjoy the market vendors, gift shop, restaurant and have a coffee/drink before the workshop starts – doing something fun and creative!

The workshop ticket of R350 includes the following:​

Access to the Botanical Gardens

2-3 hour long workshop

Use of tools

Guide book




Buy tickets here