Van Berkel Florist
Meet The Team
Owner Shanie Melbourne has worked in the floristry industry since she was 19 and is passionate about flowers. Shanie has worked extensively in weddings, functions and events in Noosa at Blooms of Noosa, after starting her apprenticeship in Lakes Entrance years ago. Shanie has brought her passion, knowledge & unique signature style back to Bairnsdale, to give the community of east Gippsland a fresh new modern florist with qualified trained staff creating breathtaking floral designs.
Shanie is now 32 and spent the past 13 years dreaming of being where she is now, Free to create and express herself through flowers, Shanie is also a mother of two boys and keeps herself very busy.
Lowana our newly qualified superstar and senior florist is a natural talent and truely dedicated to providing the best to our customers. Lowana also started her apprenticeship at lakes entrance and has upskilled through one on one training with Shanie and travelling to Melbourne weekly to attend school. Lowana also has 4 children whom she cares for and job shares with Shanie.
Jan is our floral assistant and is more than happy to assist you with your orders and gifts locally, internationally and interstate. Jan has worked in florists both in Australia and overseas.
Debbie our delivery driver and customer pleaser, don’t offer her a coffee when she drops off your flowers, we will never get her back. A ray of sunshine.
Lily Rose our junior assistant and Saturday girl, talented with a keen eye. You’ll find her potting up little creations, probably for herself to buy.
As Florist's we love our job, we strive to work with the freshest highest quality cut flowers grown locally & within the Victoria region, while provide the local community with unique stylish floral designs for every occasion.
Van Berkel Florist Bairnsdale. (03) 51525 030
Here at Van berkel Florist Bairnsdale we do it all, weddings, funerals, event florals, functions, birthdays, Christmas parties, debutant balls, baby showers, hens parties. We can even help with a surprise engagement. We make nappy stacks, terrariums, chocolate bouquets and more. Call our friendly staff and let us organise the perfect gift. Ph (03) 51525030
Flower Crowns, Hair Pieces, Button holes, Cake flowers. The must haves, perfect finish for any occasion. let us create your custom florals.. call our staff to discuss options.. 5152 5030