Promoting awareness and conservation of significant gardens and cultural

landscapes through engagement, research, advocacy and activities

Welcome to the Australian Garden History Society

Our Mission: The Australian Garden History Society promotes awareness and conservation of significant gardens and cultural landscapes through engagement, research, advocacy and activities.  Formed in 1980, the AGHS brings together people from diverse backgrounds united by an appreciation of and concern for our parks, gardens and cultural landscapes as part of Australia's heritage.&n...

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Current Issue of the
AGHS JOURNAL

Australian Garden History

Volume 28 Number 2
October / November / December 2016

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News and Events

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Garden Restoration Publication...

The Society is currently undertaking a new publication on Garden Restoration and we need your assistance.   Many of the Branches and members have undertaken their own local garden restoration projects over the years and we would like to encourage you in supply us with copies of your images to... Read the rest…

QLD Branch: Summer Event

Saturday 28 January 2017, 2.00pm QUEENSLAND BRANCH SUMMER EVENT After our branch meeting our summer event, open to all interested visitors, will begin. We are delighted to have the presence of Dale Arvidsson, Curator, Brisbane Botanic Gardens. His topic is "From display to inte... Read the rest…

Past Events

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AGHS visited Yaralla in 10/2004 when its national conference was last held in Sydney. Bauhinia x variegata in mauve were a bit of a feature, amongst other rarities. We had a day in Western Sydney which was a bit of a revelation for members present. ... More

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Blog

  • UPDATED! Call for proposals: National ‘Landscapes At Risk: Watch & Action' Lis (0 Comment)

    22nd
    Aug, 2016

    Landscapes At Risk: Watch & Action' List At National Management Committee meeting in June 2015 it was decided to prepare a list of ‘Landscapes at Risk’, as part of our mission to promote awareness and conservation of significant gardens and cultural landscapes through engagement, research, advocacy and activities should be developed. In the last six months the list has developed into a 'Watch  & Action&...
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  • SNNSW Branch provides support for listing (0 Comment)

    30th
    Oct, 2014

    The Sydney and Northern New South Wales Branch recently submitted this letter of support for the listing of Oran Park on the State Heritage Register. The letter is now available to download.
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