The Grass is Always Greener when Jerry Coleby-Williams comes to Felton

The master gardener, Jerry Coleby-Williams will officially pack up his green thumb and bring it back to Felton Food Festival in 2016.

That’s right, popular presenter on TV show ‘Gardening Australia’ and talk-back radio host for ‘Talking Gardening’ on 4BC Brisbane, Rockhampton, Mackay and Cairns will be there to answer all of your tricky horticulture questions.

Jerry has been gardening since the age of four.  He qualified in horticultural estate management, arboriculture, landscape design, horticultural and botanical sciences from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

After intense post graduate work and involvement in major Sydney renovation projects including Darling Park, Central Station, St Mary's Cathedral, the Conservatorium of Music, and the Sydney International Airport as well as eleven years managing the horticultural estate at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Jerry moved to Bayside Brisbane to create a sustainable house and garden.

He is also a director of The Seed Savers’ Foundation, a community organisation which conserves rare and heritage plants, and is a member of the Australian Institute of Horticulture.

Don’t miss Jerry Coleby-Williams at Felton Food Festival, 10th of April 2016.

Cristy Houghton

Embarketing, 48 Johnston Street, Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650

Cristy's unique career has taken her from country NSW to the city lights of Clarendon Street South Melbourne and back again. With an early career in radio as a copywriter and creative strategist, she is now a Jill of all trades as a graphic designer, website builder, blog writer, video editor, social media manager, marketing strategist and more. 

In fact, give her any task and this chick will figure out how to do it! Go on, we dare you!

No, really, we DARE you!!

Cristy has won two Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs) for Best Ad and Best Sales Promotion, and even has an 'Employee of the Year' certificate with her name on it.

Cristy and her husband James have traveled extensively through Russia, China and South East Asia, and have two fur-babies, Sooty (cat) and Panda (puppy). Cristy loves drinking coffee, meeting people to drink coffee, coffee tasting and coffee flavoured cocktails. She also enjoys road trips, TED Talks and watching cat videos on youtube.