Projects & Reports

New Zealand plants in Australian gardens

New Zealand plants in Australian gardens

After our ‘Expanding Horizons’ 2019 conference in New Zealand, an increased awareness of and interest in plants native to Aoteoroa ...
AGHS Annual Report 2018-2019

AGHS Annual Report 2018-2019

The Australian Garden History Society is pleased to provide you with the AGHS Annual Report 2018-2019. ...
Tom Garnett MA, OAM

Tom Garnett MA, OAM

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Thomas Garnett MA OAM, interviewed 7 November 2002 by Jane Holth   Synopsis Coming soon… ...
Dr Sophie Ducker AM

Dr Sophie Ducker AM

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Dr Sophie Ducker, interviewed 6 September – 21 October 2002 by Jane Holth   Synopsis ...
Dr Miranda Morris

Dr Miranda Morris

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Dr Miranda Morris, interviewed 14 June 2003 by Sallyann Dakis   Synopsis Dr Miranda Morris ...
Fairie Nielsen

Fairie Nielsen

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Fairie Nielsen, interviewed October 2004 by Sallyann Dakis   Synopsis Fairie (Mary) Nielsen, who described ...
Mary Dougan

Mary Dougan

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Mary Dougan, interviewed 6 and 21 September 2006 by Roslyn Burge   Synopsis Mary Dougan ...
Victor Crittenden OAM

Victor Crittenden OAM

Interview Recordings Part 1 Part 2 Part 3   Interview Transcript Victor Crittenden OAM, interviewed 20 October 2010 by Roslyn ...
Professor Richard Clough AM

Professor Richard Clough AM

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Professor Richard Clough AM, interviewed 9 December 2003 by Roslyn Burge   Synopsis Richard Clough ...
Chris Betteridge

Chris Betteridge

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Chris Betteridge, interviewed 20 March 2007 by Roslyn Burge   Synopsis Chris was the original ...
Jan Gluskie

Jan Gluskie

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Jan Gluskie, interviewed 4 December 2003 by Roslyn Burge   Synopsis The first Sydney Branch ...
Nina Crone Award 2019

Nina Crone Award 2019

FOR AUSTRALIAN STUDENT GARDEN HISTORY WRITING The Nina Crone Award is granted to encourage students in the writing of Australian ...
John Viska

John Viska

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript John Viska, interviewed 11 October 2018 by Patsy Vizents   Synopsis John Viska is the ...
Dame Elisabeth Murdoch AC, DBE

Dame Elisabeth Murdoch AC, DBE

Interview Recording   Interview Transcript Dame Elisabeth Murdoch AC, DBE, interviewed 9 September 2002 by Jane Holth   Synopsis Dame ...
ABC Interview with Dr Jessica Hood AGHS Vice Chair

ABC Interview with Dr Jessica Hood AGHS Vice Chair

Dr Jessica Hood featured on the ABC 7:30 Report on Monday 1st April, 2019. Everyone at AGHS wishes Jess all ...
2018 Annual National Conference

2018 Annual National Conference

For information on our conference in 2018 please contact the AGHS National Office. ...
Tree Avenues – from War to Peace – by Stuart Read

Tree Avenues – from War to Peace – by Stuart Read

Programme of International Symposium “Tree avenues – from War to Peace” 12 & 13 November 2018 – Liffol-le-Grand (France) Presentation ...
Australian Garden History Index – Volumes 1–20

Australian Garden History Index – Volumes 1–20

The index to Australian Garden History makes it easy to find articles, gardens, or other gems contained in volumes 1–20. ...
AGHS Annual Report 2017–18

AGHS Annual Report 2017–18

The Australian Garden History Society is pleased to provide you with the AGHS Annual Report 2017-2018. ...
Kindred Spirits Fund

Kindred Spirits Fund

On her death Lady Law-Smith bequeathed to the Australian Garden History Society the publication rights to the book, ‘Kindred Spirits: ...
2017 Annual National Conference

2017 Annual National Conference

For information on our conference in 2017 please contact the AGHS National Office. ...
AGHS Financial Statements – 2017

AGHS Financial Statements – 2017

The Australian Garden History Society financial statements for the year ended 30 June 2017 are now available to download. ...
AGHS Annual Report 2016–17

AGHS Annual Report 2016–17

The Australian Garden History Society is pleased to provide you with the AGHS 2016-17 annual report. ...
Albany Garden Restoration Project

Albany Garden Restoration Project

Queen’s Gardens, Albany will be familiar to those of you in Western Australia as well as the AGHS members who ...
AGHS National Oral History Project

AGHS National Oral History Project

In 2001, as the 25th anniversary of the foundation of the Society approached, the Australian Garden History Society initiated a ...
2016 Annual National Conference

2016 Annual National Conference

For information on our conference in 2016 please contact the AGHS National Office. ...
AGHS Annual Report 2015–16

AGHS Annual Report 2015–16

The Australian Garden History Society is pleased to provide you with the 2015-16 Annual Report. ...
2015 Annual National Conference

2015 Annual National Conference

For information on our conference in 2015 please contact the AGHS National Office. ...
Tree Forum presentations – now available on YouTube

Tree Forum presentations – now available on YouTube

AGHS Victorian Branch: Tree Forum – now available on YouTube On Friday 29 May 2015, the Victorian Branch of the ...
2014 Annual National Conference – Albany

2014 Annual National Conference – Albany

In 2014 the Western Australian Branch of the Australian Garden History Society held the 35th Annual National Conference in Albany, ...
Montague Island Garden Restoration Report

Montague Island Garden Restoration Report

As reported in Australian Garden History (Oct/Nov/Dec issue, 2014), in 2013 the ACT, Monaro and Riverina Branch of the Society ...
Heritage Apples, Pears, Quinces, plums & citrus – who, what where?

Heritage Apples, Pears, Quinces, plums & citrus – who, what where?

Produced by Sydney and Northern New South Wales member, Stuart Read this list of heritage fruit growers and plants around ...
2013 Annual National Conference – Armidale

2013 Annual National Conference – Armidale

In 2013 the Australian Garden History Society held the 34th Annual National Conference in Armidale, NSW. Papers presented at the conference ...
ACT Branch:  The ‘English Garden’ and Yarralumla Nursery

ACT Branch: The ‘English Garden’ and Yarralumla Nursery

The ‘English Garden’ and Yarralumla Nursery The English Garden and Yarralumla Nursery are two of Canberra’s heritage treasures. Preserving this ...
2012 Annual National Conference – Ballarat

2012 Annual National Conference – Ballarat

The compilation of the 2012 Conference presentation papers is now available to download here. ...
2008 Annual National Conference – Bowral

2008 Annual National Conference – Bowral

In 2008 the Southen Highlands branch of the Australian Garden History Society held the Annual National Conference in Bowral, NSW. ...
Garden Restoration Fund

Garden Restoration Fund

The mission and objectives of the Australian Garden History Society make reference to “Recording and Restoration”, “Conservation of significant ...
A Guide to Conserving and Interpreting Gardens in Western Australia by John Viska

A Guide to Conserving and Interpreting Gardens in Western Australia by John Viska

A guide to conserving and interpreting gardens in Western Australia / compiled by John Viska for the West Australian Branch ...