Hortiman Talks & Vox Pop

Matthew Carroll aka Hortiman will host spontaneous talks and vox pop interviews at the Australian Garden Show Sydney. He’ll take you behind-the-scenes and interview landscape designers, gardening writers, the Garden Show judges and even quiz the general public on their favorite designs, talks and gardening experiences during the exciting four-day program.

Follow his progress on @ausgardenshow @hortiman

Matthew Carroll has worked in many aspects of horticulture over the last 15 years, including as horticultural content contributor to the Garden Clinic Journal and Ross Garden Clinic websites. Armed with experience in garden writing, radio production, garden travel and a vision for sharing horticulture knowledge digitally, Matthew set up Hortiman.com in 2010 in order to take gardening to a younger audience.

In 2012 he was named Australian Institute of Horticulture’s Young Horticulturist of the Year. This prize enabled him to create Hortipedia.com.au a site dedicated to providing an online Australian plant and product resource platform. Matthew works with the Nursery and Garden Industry of Australia and was awarded the 2014 Horticultural Media Association of Australia Laurel for their successful Improve your Plant/Life Balance campaign. He is currently the secretary of the Horticultural Media Association of Australia (HMAA) and a committee member of the HMA NSW.