In support of local business, we recently interviewed Local Business Hot Spot #1: Vadoulis Garden Centre – owner Milton Vadoulis.
Located at 560 Main North Road, Gawler, the well-established and highly regarded Vadoulis Garden Centre has been family operated for an astonishing 57 years.
Milton Vadoulis, Owner of Vadoulis Garden Centre, has been running the business for the past 40 years and has enjoyed every minute servicing the local area of Gawler and the broader region. We interviewed Milton recently, and on the continual growth of the business, he says, “we have grown so much since the 1960s that we now have 30 employees”. Milton shares his love for Gawler and importantly the people that live here. He also enjoys the local events with his all-time favourite being The Gawler Show which attracts 1000s of people every year. If there was one thing he’d like see happen in Gawler Milton says “I’d love to see the river area developed into a recreational hub”.
When speaking of the Centre, situated on a massive 4,000sqm of land, he delightfully shared with us all that it has to offer; including garden care, garden design service, pots, outdoor furniture, giftware, homeware, seedlings, seeds, BBQ and entertaining items, indoor and outdoor plants and even a Café!
Learn more about Vadoulis Garden Centre ….
Garden and More: The Vadoulis Garden Centre sells a plethora of home and garden products, that it’s hard to know where one starts! If you’ve ever popped into the Centre you’ll know that at the entrance you are welcomed by an interesting and vast collection of homeware and giftware, including candles, statues, prints, wall art, pots and more. Perfect for the home or for that special someone! Walking through the Centre you can’t help but admire the impressive range of outdoor furniture that is on display in the huge 300m2 showroom completely dedicated to Outdoor Living. Here you will find furniture made of aluminium, timber, wicker and iron to name a few. You can even grab yourself accessories needed to complete your outdoor living space. Items are sourced from all over the world so you’ll be sure to pick up something unique and exclusive to the Vadoulis Garden Centre.
Café: The friendly and fully licensed Café within the Centre is open 7 days a week (9am to 4.30pm). I hear they make the best coffee in town! What a nice way to end (or start) a shopping expedition, because, trust me, the Vadoulis Garden Centre has such an amazing collection of home and garden items and ideas that you’ll need to plan a bit more time just browsing.
Garden Design: If you are a new home owner, or need a makeover of your garden, Vadoulis Garden Centre offers customers a consultation with a garden designer who helps with selecting plants suitable for your garden and lifestyle, as well as providing a hand drawn concept plan on site. Here you will be able to avoid pitfalls and common mistakes made when designing a garden.
Vadoulis Garden Centre, 560 Main North Road, Evanston. Contact: (08) 8522 3400