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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2017 Annual Conference - CALL ...

CALL FOR PAPERS The Australian Garden History Society is seeking submissions for its 2017 Annual Conference which will take place from 27–29 October 2017 in Hamilton, New Zealand. People | Place | Landscape: expanding garden history will provide a forum to meet, share, and kindle engagemen... Read the rest…

SH Branch: Christmas Party - O...

Saturday 3 December  - 4.30pm to 7.00pm Christmas Party - Oldbury Farm David and Jane Newby will be the hosts of the Christmas party in the garden of their property, Oldbury Farm— one of the most important historic houses in the district. Please ensure that you are wearing appropriate ... Read the rest…

Past Events

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Sunday 27 November 4pm - 7.30pm Christmas Get-Together at Anne & Graham Smith’s house in Turramurra   Venue: Full address supplied on confirmation of booking Cost: Members $20 Guests $30 includes light refreshments.&nbs... 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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