The Task Ahead
Then the work began.
Plans were designed, submitted and approved. Walter
Tippers Building Supplies were approached for sponsorship and they
kindly offered to help with supply of materials and
transport. Throughout the whole project we were supported by
the help and enthusiasm of Amy, Bill and Joe Tipper, and for this
we were extremely grateful.
It was an extremely daunting task ahead of us to transform a
flat, empty, featureless grassed area into a medal winning Show
Construction began in some of the wettest weather
imaginable. The site was a quagmire and working conditions
were grim. As fast as holes were dug, they filled up with
water. All the jobs took longer than planned, and our trusty
G-Scapes staff worked very long hours….often in their own
time. Such was the dedication of our men spurred on by pride
in their work and wanting to play their part in such a prestigious
After a frantic 3 weeks of planning, digging, planting and
creating, the Inside Out Garden
was finally completed, with about 2 minutes to spare, as the posse
of judges was menacingly approaching.
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