About Us

In the mid eighties Isabella had a vision to one day own and operate her very own Florist in Hunters Hill servicing her local community.  She started to realise this dream when she enrolled at Sydney TAFE, commencing her 4 year part-time Floristry Education, attending at nights while raising her 4 children.  As a testament to her determination - she completed her studies in Floristry in 1990.

 

In 1991 Isabella decided to take the first step to what has become one of the longest lasting, successful businesses when she opened her Florist in Hunters Hill.  Florist Special Touch was formed and has played a pinnacle part in the Hunters Hill Community now for 25 years.

Still currently servicing major bodies such as The Hunters Hill Municipality, St Josephs College, and The Lodge Retirement Village, Hunters Hill Community Centre, Hunters Hill Hospital and the Sisters of St. Joseph with all of their floral requests as well as our numerous customers in the surrounding areas of Hunters Hill including Gladesville, Woolwich, Putney, Lane Cove, Longueville, Ryde, Densitone, Riverview, Northwood, Greenwich, Huntleys Cove, Henley, Linley Point, Tennyson Point, Putney, Abbotsford, Chiswick, Russell Lea, Drummoyne, Rodds Point, Five Dock, Rozelle, Balmain, Birchgrove, Annandale, Haberfield, Glebe, Artarmon, West Ryde, Roseville and Macquarie Park,  

Our customers go back three Generations. They are known by name and always greeted with a friendly face.  Our Florist has always gone the extra mile for our customers to ensure expectations are exceeded. As a result many of our customers who now live outside the local area still utilise our florist services time and again for their special occasions.

 

Florist Special Touch was very much a family affair. Isabella's daughter Mary had been working at Florist Special Touch on and off for over 18 years.  We can’t forget Vince, Isabella’s Husband who also assisted the business by delivering flowers and helping around the Florist. You can say that Isabella and her family have flowers flowing through their Veins.  Flowers are their passion with no job being too big or too small.

 

It was with much sadness, relief and excitement to Isabella and her family when she decided that as of 2014 she would be stepping down as owner of Florist Special Touch and that her daughter Mary would be taking ownership of the Florist. At the same time, Mary decided it was time for some exciting changes to take place to further improve the business and its operations. The Florist went through a complete revamp and 'Florist Special Touch' was renamed 'Floral DeVine' introducing new products and building the business. Floral DeVine continued to service the greater Hunters Hill Community.

Now Alison and Rob with their family have taken the lead of Floral DeVine with a view towards the next 25 years, servicing our current and new customers while maintaining our craftsmanship, standard and service (but as always Isabella's guiding hands are still assisting).

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Floral DeVine Hunters Hill

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* Same Day Local Delivery applies to orders received by our Florist in Hunters Hill, Monday to Friday (Excluding Public Holidays) in store, online or via the phone before 4:00pm. Our local floral delivery service area includes: Hunters Hill NSW 2110, Gladesville NSW 2111, Ryde NSW 2112, Denistone NSW 2114, Putney NSW 2112, Drummoyne NSW 2047, Woolwich NSW 2110, Lane Cove NSW 2066, Longueville NSW 2066. Linley Point NSW 2066, Riverview NSW 2066, Tennyson Point NSW 2111, Henley 2110, & Huntleys Cove NSW 2111.  We also deliver to the following locations Artarmon, North Shore Hospital, North Sydney, Sydney City, Glebe, Forest Lodge, Chiswick, Leichhardt, Annandale, Haberfield, Lillyfield, Five Dock, Rozelle, Balmain, Birchgrove, Rodd Point, East Ryde, North Ryde, Macquarie Park, Denistone, Eastwood, Epping, Beecroft, Cheltenham, Northwood, Greenwich and Chatswood for a small additional fee. After hours and weekend deliveries are available by prior arrangement as well as additional delivery areas.  Delivery is also available to Hunters Hill Lodge,Montefiore Jewish Home, St Annes, St Josephs, Hunters Hill Private Hospital, Winward Manor, Ashburn House, The Mater, Ryde Hospital, Lottie Stewart Hospital, Gladesville Hospital and other Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Community Centres, Medical Centres and Retirement Villages in the surrounding areas, 

 

Substitution Policy - Floral DeVine Florist in Hunters Hill reserves the right to make a fair and reasonable substitution to an arrangement based on the availability of the selected flowers or associated products.  In such cases, the arrangement will maintain the same high quality, overall design, value for money and appearance of the selected item. Note pictures of bouquets, arrangements etc are indicative only. Final product will be similar but depend on seasonal availability and quality.

 

Delivery Times - Standard Deliveries usually occur between 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday to Friday & 8:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday. Orders received outside of our trading hours will be processed on the following trading day. Click and Collect Services reflect opening times.