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Final Spring 2017 garden this weekend

By | November 23rd, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Our Spring season is drawing to a close with the final open garden this coming weekend. Opening times are 10 am to 4 pm both Saturday and Sunday November 25th & 26th Persephone 17 Julius Street, Pearce. This semi-formal garden features exotic trees, shrubs and perennials. Hedging and mass plantings create different spaces to relax and [...]

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2018 Photography Competition

By | November 9th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Why not take some photos while visiting this weekend's open gardens? Open Gardens Canberra members can submit entries to the Garden Clubs of Australia 2018 Annual Photography Competition. For more information see the entry form: 2018 ANNUAL PHOTO COMPETITION ENTRY FORM

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Spring 2017 newsletter

By | November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Read it now ! Spring 2017 Newsletter

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Spring 2017 open gardens

By | October 29th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

The first garden opened this weekend.   Visit our Events page to see what's in store.  

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2017 Annual General Meeting to be held on 9 July

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

The AGM of Open Gardens Canberra Incorporated will be held at 11.00 am to 12.00 pm on Sunday 9 July 2017 at The Green Room, Canberra National Arboretum. Members are encouraged to attend this important meeting.  

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Announcement – Scholarship with Canberra Institute of Technology

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Open Gardens Canberra is pleased to be partnering with the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) to provide a $2,000 scholarship to assist a CIT horticultural student with tuition fees, books and equipment in their second and third year.  Applications for first year horticultural students will open mid-2017 and the successful applicant will be announced in late [...]

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Piccolo garden has been cancelled

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

We regret that the Piccolo Open Garden in Bungendore on 26 and 27 November 2016 has been cancelled due to factors beyond our control.  We do hope to be able to re-schedule this outstanding garden at a future date. Watch this space for details of guided walks at the Turallo grasslands in Bungendore on 25 and [...]

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More gardens this weekend 22-23 October

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Davenport garden Situated high on Mt Rogers with views to Lake Ginninderra, this large garden offers flowers in abundance. One of the main delights in spring is the laburnum walk with its cascades of yellow flowers. Photos of Davenport Garden: Shirley Pipitone About the garden:  Several distinct garden areas display an interesting variety of shrubs and [...]

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First Spring gardens opening soon!

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Two gardens are opening on the weekend of 15-16 October 2016: Gollion, 93 Westmead Lane, Sutton and Kathleen, in Queanbeyan at 21 Downey Street, Karabar Previously open in April this year, details on Kathleen will be published soon.  

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Our 500th member!

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Articles|

Newly elected President Trevor Fuller presents our 500th member Maureen Boyle with a giant cheque to refund her membership fee for 2016-17. Congratulations and welcome, Maureen!   Photo: Angelina McNeilly

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