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Special sunflowers

Mark Day This is the first sunflower to bloom at The Olives. There is nothing special about that - except these are very special sunflowers. In 2014 a mate of mine stood in a field of sunflowers just like this, and wept. He was in the Ukraine, standing amid the...

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Open Day

The Olives Open Day, part of the Open Gardens SA scheme, was a resounding success. A total of 864 people visited the garden over the Mothers' Day weekend. Our share of gate takings, plus profits from the sausage sizzle, soup kitchen and coffee stalls, totalled $3500...

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