Growing Friends

Growing Friends Nursery Volunteer Team Friends of Brisbane Botanic Gardens & Sherwood Arboretum (fBBGSA) are conducting morning sessions to propagate plants at Botanic Gardens, Mt Coot-tha on a monthly basis.  A Growing Friends nursery is planned to be built in 2019 expanding the project’s ability to produce plants for use in the gardens. Tasks include …

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EKKA 2017 August 11-20

Brisbane’s Friends set to Flourish at Ekka 2017 by Jo Roberts Yippee! At last – there’s a renewed focus on ornamental Horticulture at the Ekka, rivalling the excitement I remember well from years ago. Horticulture has great new exposure at the Old Museum, to be enlivened by visits from ABC’s Costa with his enormous personality …

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Feb Tuesday Talk – Asian Botanic Gardens and the communities that support them

Presented by Annette Irish, Fellow Australian Institute of  Horticulture, 2000 Registered Horticulturist Join us for a special insight as Annette takes us on a journey of Asian Botanic Gardens and the communities that support them. Asia is home to many outstanding botanical, research and large private gardens. Travel throughout a variety of gardens in Singapore, Malaysia, Sri …

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