Queen Elizabeth and Floriade 2011

In October 2011, Michael Woods from House of Holland Florist, was invited to create a floral display for the visit to Canberra of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. He was presented to the Queen and had the honour of talking to her at length about the flowers he had arranged. A once in a lifeime experience for Michael and the highest recognition of his amazing talents. To see more of Micheals creations please visit the House of Holland Florist website.

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Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011 Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011 Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011
Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011 Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011 Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011
Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011 Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011 Michael Woods and Queen Elizabeth at Floriade 2011

Canadian Tulip Festival May 2004

In May 2004 Michael was invited to represent Australia by participating in the floral competition which is part of the world famous Tulip Festival in, Ottawa Canada. Michael was very successful, winning major awards in various categories. We documented his success with photos some of which are shown below.

Goodbye To A Dear Friend

In February 2009, our dear friend Jean, passed away at the great age of 89. Michael and Allan had been her carers since the death of her husband, Harry, in 2004. The following photos are from the celebration of Jean’s life.

Gold Coast Convention Centre – Disabled Games – Gala Dinner – 2009

House of Holland Florist was asked to provide the table centre pieces at the Gold Coast Convention and Entertainment Centre for the Gala Dinner of the 2009 Disabled Games. The requirement was for colourful floral table centre pieces with candle and within a small budget per table. Two hunderd and fifty centrepieces were created using […]

Our First Post

This is the first post for House of Holland Florist’s new Blog. Please check back soon as we will be adding photo’s and stories from some of our recent jobs.