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Weed Swap on 3-4 November 2018

By |2018-10-19T10:55:10+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

The very popular spring Weed Swap is back again for 2018. This is a perfect opportunity for Canberra residents to get out in their gardens, find invasive weeds and swap them for FREE bush friendly natives. A range of native plants will be available for swapping, including small trees such as wattles, shrubs including Correa, groundcovers [...]

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First Spring gardens for 2018

By |2018-10-19T10:48:20+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

The first two beautiful gardens will open this weekend: Els' Garden in Flynn and The Relaxed Garden in Garran. Visit our Events page to see what else is in store this Spring.  

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Autumn on Monaro

By |2018-08-13T11:47:29+00:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

As the Autumn season for Open Gardens Canberra draws to a close there is no need to suffer withdrawal.  Three gardens will be opened as part of the Nimmitabel open gardens and plant fair to be held over the weekend of 21-22 April. See this brochure for more information.    

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Final Autumn 2018 gardens

By |2018-04-12T12:05:47+00:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

This weekend, as the cooler weather finally sets in, take the time to visit our last two gardens. The Fetherston Gardens are open for one day only, as part of the  2018 Canberra and Region Heritage Festival. https://opengardenscanberra.org.au/event/oaks-estate-garden/ https://opengardenscanberra.org.au/event/fetherston-gardens/    

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OGC sponsors a CIT horticulture scholarship

By |2018-04-12T11:57:43+00:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

The Open Gardens Canberra Scholarship provides an exciting opportunity for a CIT student in any horticulture stream to receive financial assistance with their studies and work with Canberra gardeners to open their gardens to the public. Eligible students should be in their first year of a CIT qualification in horticulture or landscaping, within the CIT Department [...]

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Autumn 2018 program off to a great start

By |2018-03-13T14:33:14+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

Despite the rain, nearly 300 people enjoyed our first  Autumn open garden Dragon flies and blue bees. See what else is in store on our Events page.

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Final Spring 2017 garden this weekend

By |2018-08-13T11:47:29+00:00November 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+00:00November 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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