Kitchen Gardens Project Friends of Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mt. Coot-tha

Kitchen Garden Volunteering

Enjoy getting dirty and working with KITCHEN GARDEN VOLUNTEERS? Currently this Green Group is at capacity. Please register your name for future vacancies at members@fbbgsa.org.au Friends of Brisbane Botanic Gardens & Sherwood Arboretum (FBBGSA) offers herb and vegetable gardening experiences from March to September each year (may be extended beyond these times in the future). …

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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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Kitchen Garden at MCBG

Kitchen in the Garden is the building at the Botanic Gardens at Mt Coot-tha while the surrounds are the Kitchen Garden. This is now being maintained with help from fBBGSA volunteers overseen by MCBG professional gardener Tash. While Julie Lumsdale started it all off in February, Patty Munro is the new Team Leader for the …

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