Our Volunteer Guides also have many activities to help visitors to discover more about the Gardens - find out more at Walks, Talks and the Gardens.
MONTHLY DISCOVERY TABLE in the Gardens
Third Sunday of Every Month, 1.00 – 3.00 pm
Meet the Friends’ Guides for interesting information and direction to key plants and seasonal change. Copies of the Self-guided Walks and information sheets are available at the Discovery Table and the Teahouse.
Membership Renewals 2018-2019
Your membership renewal forms will be mailed to you at the end of June. If you would like a membership card please indicate at the time of payment. Membership discounts apply to GSBA classes and workshops, FGBG events, tours and outings, as well as plant sales from the Growers’ Nursery.
Saturday and Sunday 28-29, 10.00 am to 4.00 pm: Winter weekend plant sale
Featuring a wide selection of Australian plants, colourful perennials, hardy shrubs, pelargoniums and salvias, sourced from the Geelong Botanic Gardens. The Friends’ Nursery and Carpark is located at the rear of the Gardens. Please note: the gates of the rear carpark near the Nursery will close at 4.00 pm sharp.
Monday 6: Winter Luncheon, 12.00 pm
Join the Friends at The Royal Geelong Yacht Club, located on the Geelong waterfront, with stunning views of the Marina and Corio Bay. Guest speaker Dr Pina Milne will give an illustrated talk on her experiences as Manager of Collections in the National Herbarium at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria. Hear about the personal stories of von Mueller and his global network of collectors.$70 Members $80 Non-members Bookings and payment by Friday 27 July Read More
WEEKLY PLANT SALES
The Friends’ Plant Nursery is open every Wednesday 9.30 am to 12.30 pm showcasing a wide selection of plants sourced from the Geelong Botanic Gardens.
Located at the rear of the GBG.
WEEKLY GUIDED WALKS
Every Wednesday at 11.00 am , Saturday and Sunday at 2.00 pm.
For more information, or to make a booking, contact the Friends’ office on 5222 6053 between 10.00 am and 1.00 pm Monday to Friday.
Teahouse @GBG Bookings can be made by phone 0413 706 535.