Australian Garden History Society

ACT Monaro Riverina Branch: Westbourne Woods Walk and Talk

Friends of ACT for Trees (FACTT) convenor, Paul Scholtens, will take us on a guided walk to the Nicholls incinerator through Westbourne Woods. Ipswich and Canberra each have one of the remaining seven incinerators designed by Eric Nicholls and Walter […]

Sydney Branch: Glebe, its History and Gardens

Glebe, its History and Gardens. A Walking Tour led by Robert Hannan Starting/finish point: Rothwell Lodge, Glebe. 24 Ferry Road, Glebe NSW Cost: $20 members; $30 non-members; students $5 Book: at Trybooking. Robert Hannan, an AGHS member with broad knowledge […]

SA Branch: A wondrous plant connection – the Yokohama Nursery

As part of the SA History Festival, garden historian, Trevor Nottle, is presenting an illustrated talk: 'A wondrous plant connection - the Yokohama Nursery.' Adelaide and Stirling are a long way from Japan, yet there is a strong link that’s […]

ACT Monaro Riverina Branch: Gundaroo Film Day

SAVE THE DATE for our Special Midwinter Event! Our very popular Gundaroo Film Day is on again. This year we’re going to show The Rose Maker, a French comedy directed by Pierre Pinaud and starring Catherine Frot as Eve Vernet, […]

Victoria Branch – Working bee

At an historic garden near Beaufort. The Victorian Branch runs monthly Working Bees at member's gardens of note.  Morning tea and a light lunch is provided by the property owners. Participation is open to members only for insurance purposes and […]

Southern Highlands Winter Solstice Seminar

Winter Solstice Seminar Burrawang School of Arts Hall, Sunday 25 June, 2023 11:00am to 3:00pm.  Lunch will be provided. Speakers: Dr. Stephen Utick - The Bicentennial of Camellia Collections in New South Wales Nick Corbett - Threats and Opportunities - The Gardens of […]

WA Branch 2023 AGM

34th Annual General Meeting Sunday, 13th August 2023 / Gather at 1:45pm for 2:00pm start. Venue: Meeting Room, Royal WA Historical Society, Stirling House,49 Broadway, Nedlands Guest Speaker: Historian and author Gillian Lilleyman For any enquiries, assistance or apologies regarding […]

Tasmania Branch: AGM & Third Winter Lecture

Following the AGM of the Tasmanian branch of the AGHS, Anne McConnell, a Hobart-based heritage practitioner for some thirty years, will discuss the cultural landscape values of Cambria, considered one of the most significant heritage estates on the East Coast. […]

ACT Monaro Riverina Branch: A visit to the Lodge Garden, Canberra

The Lodge, Canberra (photo: Grant Fry) We are absolutely delighted that we have received approval for an early spring visit to The Lodge garden – a wonderful replacement for the visit that Covid prevented us from making in 2020. The […]

SA Branch: AGM

The SA Branch AGM will be held at Glen Ewin Estate on Sunday 24th September at 11.30am, 43 Lower Hermitage Road, Lower Hermitage, SA 5131, followed by lunch and a walk around the historic garden, which dates from 1843. See: for […]

2023 Annual National Conference

Ipswich Civic Centre 50 Nicholas Street, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia

AGHS Conference 2023 - 29 Sep to 1 Oct 2023 - Ipswich, QLD - Digging into the past – above and below the Limestone Hills