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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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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