September 25, 2019


While we’re all in the midst of a gardening frenzy with the Woolworths Discovery Garden Campaign, Bunnings is quietly getting into the kid’s planting craze.

The hardware giant has launched its own version of Discovery Garden – called the Little Seed Collection. It’s made up of 15 seedling collectables, but what sets them apart from Woolies, is that the Bunnings gardening pots are FREE!

To complete a full Discovery Garden tray, with 24 collectables, shoppers have to spend at least $720 on their Woolworths shopping (that’s $30 worth of groceries for one collectable) and that’s not counting the duplicates that we inevitable pick up along the way.

How To Get Your My Little Seed Garden Collectables

Bunnings is now bursting into the ‘green’ scene with a highly tempting offer:

Simply enroll your kids into the free school holiday activities at participating Bunnings Warehouses and kids will be offered the ‘My Little Seed Garden’ collectables as part of the workshop. What a win!

The Bunnings stores are running the FREE sustainability workshops on 1 and 3 October and will include one Mr Fothergills seed pod for each child enrolled, while stock lasts.

Activities will vary from store to store and will range from decorating pots to creating mini worm farms.

It’s a good idea though to check your local Bunnings to confirm that they are running the activities and whether they have the gardening kits in stock, as there may be only select stores that have availability.

Our local Bunnings is running some awesome holiday workshops for FREE – including slime making, sand art, stationery craft and more.

Bunnings have now confirmed that each child enrolled into the workshop will receive one seedling pot each after the workshop.

As reported in New Idea food, one excited Queensland mum shared a pic of these collectables saying:

“We did the kids workshop. They made cheese boards. They gave a box (of Little Seed) to every kid.”

The Full List

There are 15 My Little Seed Garden pots available, including:

1. Basil

2. Thyme

3. Lettuce

4. Radish

5. Oregano

6. Mint

7. Spinach

8. Tomato

9. Parsley

10. Coriander

11. Chives

12. Dill

13. Silverbeet

14. Rocket

15. Cucumber

For more details, check out your local store page on the Bunnings website.

Create Your Own Mini Garden

If you’re not able to get to the Bunnings holiday workshops and aren’t collecting Woolworths Discovery Garden, we’ve got some ideas on how you can still set up a mini garden at home:

Are your kids getting into gardening? Tell us in the comments below.

More on Mouths of Mums

  • Go bunnings


  • My son is still too young for the Bunnings workshops so we miss out this time. I wish there were other ways to gain access to this


  • This is great I’ll definitely check it out!


  • A lovely idea and a nice activity for the kids too


  • I love this idea as its creative and innovative


  • Excellent idea encouraging our young to grow their own vegies etc.


  • I took my youngest daughter to Bunnings today for the activity and the children each got the whole kit of 15 pots, not just 1. So awesome!

    • Wow, very good ! Maybe I should pop in this week :)


  • So cool! I love the idea of seedlings and things like that over plastic toys!


  • Very good on them. And their workshops are amazing!


  • Great idea Bunnings! Might have to check if my local Bunnings is doing this.


  • This is really great!!


  • Such a fantastic idea! Much better then plastic toys! I’ll be heading down to bunnings to get some for my girls!


  • love it – yes my kid loves growing his little saplings. i called up my local store to confirm the dates. true it is!


  • How awesome! Bunnings have always had good activities for the kids.


  • What a fantastic initiative from Bunnings. I love it.


Post a comment
Like Facebook page

LIKE MoM on Facebook

Please enter your comment below
Would you like to include a photo?
No picture uploaded yet.
Please wait to see your image preview here before hitting the submit button.
Your MoM account

Lost your password?

Enter your email and a password below to post your comment and join MoM:

You May Like


Looks like this may be blocked by you browser or content filtering.

↥ Back to top

Thanks For Your Star Rating!

Would you like to add a written rating or just a star rating?

Write A Rating Just A Star Rating