Covid-19 Restrictions

The activities of the Friends will resume once the appropriate state government restrictions are lifted, BCC approvals granted and agreement reached by the FBBGSA board.

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The FRIENDS OF BRISBANE BOTANIC GARDENS AND SHERWOOD GARDENS Ltd represents the interests of the communities of Brisbane and its surrounds to promote the overall welfare of the City Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mount Coot-tha and Sherwood Arboretum that is collectively called Brisbane Botanic Gardens and Sherwood Arboretum.

Our principal purpose is the protection and enhancement of the natural environment of the garden’s zones. 
In addition we aim to promote public appreciation of Brisbane Botanic Gardens and Sherwood Arboretum as well as scientific, horticultural, artistic, literary and educational interests at local, State, Federal and international levels.

The Friends are a Company Limited by Guarantee ABN 20 607 589 873


The Patron of the Friends of the Brisbane Botanic Gardens and Sherwood Arboretum is His Excellencey the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland. For More information about the Governor of Queensland please visit the Government House Queensland website here