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Celebrating Australia Day With Your Gold Coast Florist

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The new year is now upon us and our first month is quickly passing by. January 26th marks the celebration of our national holiday. As one of the top florists for the Gold Coast, we have a plethora of beautiful flowers online for your shopping convenience. With the highest quality floral arrangements available for deliver Australia wide, it’s easy to see why we’re so excited for the holidays. Shoppers can simply browse the web and choose the best option for our online flower delivery services. Botanique strives to create and deliver the freshest, most stunning flowers and gifts possible to our loyal Gold Coast customers.

What Is Australia Day?

For those who have been living under a rock or are simply tourists, it’s important to note that Australia Day is a major celebration in this neck of the woods. In essence, it is a national celebration that is based upon the anniversary of the arrival of a fleet of British ships at Port Jackson. Occurring in 1788, this day is celebrated for the ceremony involved with raising the flag at Sydney Cove to declare the founding of Australia. While British in origin, Australia Day is actually a celebration of the diversity that the island holds. Interestingly, the holiday itself was not a cohesive idea until 1935, when all of the states and territories of Australia decided to announce Australia Day as the name for the occasion. It actually took almost six decades for this holiday to be consistently celebrated by all of the territories. Modern times have helped to cement Australia Day as a major celebration, designating it as a nationwide holiday with weekday observance.

Sending Flowers To Celebrate

If you have a special someone that has made a difference in your life, Australia Day is the perfect occasion to send thank-you flowers. Our floral arrangements and gift hampers can show a proud Australian that you are thinking about 

them during this special holiday. Our collection of basket treasures make for perfect gifts for citizens of any age! From plush toys to wine and beer gift hampers, you can’t go wrong. For some people, planning a large get-together is the perfect plan for celebrating this prideful occasion. Finding the right decorations is vital for bringing the festivity, and Botanique can help! We stock a full range of native flowers that are perfect for showing your local pride. From flowering eucalyptus to bountiful Banksia flowers, the choice for choosing a proud plant is up to you!

No matter your plans for Australia Day, it’s recommend to do so in a proud fashion. From touring historical districts to planning a festive picnic, citizens have a variety of choices to utilize in celebratory fashion. Be sure to show the ones you care about that they are loved with our stunning collection of flowers available online. As your go-to florists for the Gold Coast, we can help! Botanique strives to provide the freshest, most vibrant flowers possible to our loyal customers. Feel free to browse our collection of floral arrangements and gift hampers, or contact us to receive insightful ideas!