Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2015

Thank you to everyone for joining this years 2015 Yates Spring Vegie Growing Challenge. Registrations have now closed and you can still submit your blog entries up until December, 2015.

We love seeing everyone’s updates and stories. Please keep them coming!

If you haven’t received your seeds, please let us know and we will investigate.

Prize Categories:

1st Prize (RRP$790.00)

  • 1 x The Organic Garden Co Raised Garden Bed
  • 1 x $300 Bunnings Voucher
  • 1 x $250 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Ironclad Gardening Gloves
  • Fiskars Gardening Tool Kit

2nd Prize (RRP$490.00)

3rd Prize (RRP$270.00)

  • 1 x $150 Bunnings Voucher
  • 1 × 100 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Fiskars Gardening Tool Kit

Kids Category Prize Packs (RRP$180.00)

3 prizes consisting of:

Runners Up Prizes

  • Best use of Yates products – $100 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Most helpful and informative blog – $100 Yates Product Gift Pack
  • Best “failed” attempt at growing vegies – $100 Yates Product Gift Pack

+ Lots of prizes throughout the challenge!

Leading regions see all regions


480 Gardeners
Growing: Broccoli, Carrot, Capsicum, Brusselsprouts, Beans, Zucchini, Sweetcorn, Peas, Broadbeans, Squash, Beetroot, Tomato, Chilli, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Turnip, Silverbeet, Lettuce, Spinach, Nasturtium


455 Gardeners
Growing: Peas, Turnip, Cauliflower, Tomato, Cucumber, Eggplant, Radish, Beans, Zucchini, Beetroot, Carrot, Broccoli, Brusselsprouts, Capsicum, Sweetcorn, Broadbeans, Cabbage, Squash


121 Gardeners
Growing: Tomato, Beans, Broccoli, Squash, Zucchini, Brusselsprouts, Carrot, Turnip, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Beetroot, Sweetcorn, Peas, Capsicum, Broadbeans


102 Gardeners
Growing: Tomato, Beetroot, Beans, Sweetcorn, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Carrot, Zucchini, Cabbage, Capsicum, Peas, Squash, Turnip


73 Gardeners
Growing: Tomato, Brusselsprouts, Broccoli, Beans, Carrot, Capsicum, Squash, Sweetcorn, Zucchini, Peas, Broadbeans, Turnip, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Beetroot


45 Gardeners
Growing: Brusselsprouts, Broccoli, Beans, Carrot, Capsicum, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini, Peas, Broadbeans, Turnip, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Beetroot

Registration closed

All entries receive a free pack of seeds!

Message from Yates

Welcome to the 2015 Spring Growing Challenge! Be sure to register and you will receive a *FREE* packet of Yates seeds!

Recent blog post

Little but cute!!!


My capsicum bushes may not be very big yet......but they are starting to give capsicums....

They have been very slow to get going......b...

sweetroses is talking about growing Capsicum in Lower South East. Posted at 17:12pm on 2nd December 2015

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Previous Growing Challenges

The Yates Growing Challenge is something we're running a few times each year. Check out some of our earlier challenges.

The 2014 Vegie Growing Challenge