Forrest Gump out to enjoy the fresh spring air with Nils from Alpaca Therapy.

Forrest Gump out to enjoy the fresh spring air with Nils from Alpaca Therapy.

Art to reflect on. Local supporters of the RSPCA have decorated each dog in this art display.

An age of wonders greets you in Riverside Lane.

Rhonda from Nutorious cooks up a batch of caramelised nuts. Lots of enticing aromas around the food stalls at Floriade!

The Water Drops - from Stilt Walkers Australia - and one of the roving acts at this year’s Floriade.

The Water Drops - a Stilt Walkers Australia act - seen here against a rainy sky at Floriade.

Wheelbarrow loads of colour brighten up a grey day at Floriade.

Front row fans with Bob Evans on stage solo at the Rhythm and Blooms concert at Floriade.

Into the music. Bob Evans plays a solo gig on the opening day of the month long Floriade festival.

Bob Evans plays a solo gig on the opening day of the Floriade festival.

Rhythm and blooms - Bob Evans gig at Floriade.

The beds of Daffodils look bright and cheery in the early light at Floriade.

Art takes many shapes and forms at Floriade.

Beats taking the dogs for a walk!