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: AGHS - 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 heri...

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Current Issue of the
AGHS JOURNAL

Australian Garden History

Volume 26 Number 3
January / February / March 2015

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News and Events

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AGHS Tour: Gardens of Tropical...

Gardens of Tropical North Queensland Saturday 29 August –  Friday 4 September 2015 Warm sunny days and exotic gardens with magnificent trees, and gorgeous flowers amidst verdant foliage, beckon us to Tropical North Queensland. Our leader is Kim Woods Rabbidge, B... Read the rest…

VIC: Sarah Wood - A photograph...

Wednesday 18 March - Autumn Lecture 1 Sarah Wood - A photographic project of Avenue of Honours Sarah is a qualified photographer and Horticulturist, and from a family where her paternal grandfather went to Gallipoli and returned to Melbourne. She has grown up in a household where the first and seco... Read the rest…

Past Events

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Sunday 1 March. Jazz in the Garden at ‘Summerlees’ Our first event for 2015 is in the lovely garden and ballroom at Summerlees, 7207 Illawarra Highway, Sutton Forest.   Summerlees, built in 1875, is not only a beautiful pla... More

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