Second-year horticulture apprentice Ellana Rohde was awarded a prize of $1000 by The PAVE Horticulture Department, at Swinburne University, in recognition of her outstanding achievements and contributions with her studies while working in the Gardens at SkyHigh over the past year.

The 22-year-old has been working full time as an apprentice gardener under head gardener Tim Shannon at SkyHigh Mount Dandenong, for over two years.

Ellana said she loved the diversity of working on such large grounds that offered her a broad canvas to work with.

“Every day is different up here,” she explained, pointing to the English Garden, hedging, flowerbeds and veggie garden that service SkyHigh’s bistro.

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