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Final Spring 2017 garden this weekend

By |2018-08-13T11:47:29+10:00November 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 |2017-11-09T14:59:04+10:00November 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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2017 Annual General Meeting to be held on 9 July

By |2017-06-06T12:27:06+10:00June 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 |2017-05-08T16:44:43+10:00March 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 |2017-02-16T16:18:30+10:00February 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 |2018-08-13T11:47:30+10:00February 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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