Autumn Plant Fair

Featuring a large array of plants, many not usually available in the retail nurseries


National birch collection




Plant Nursery


Open Daily 9am-5pm

Playground and toilets open daily, including Public Holidays. Entry to the garden is free except for occasional events.
Office open Tuesdays & Thursdays 9am – 5pm

As the area is a bird habitat no dogs are permitted within the fenced area of the gardens (except registered assistance dogs). Dogs are welcome in the unfenced eastern precinct.

Botanic Gardens Open Day
26 May 2024, 9am – 1pm

Guided tours of the garden throughout the day by our volunteers who will explain where we are in our development and where we are going.

Plant and cake stall, books and seeds for sale. Refreshments available including sausage sizzle and coffee.

Plant Nursery

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays during the cooler months, 9am – 3pm.

All plants in our nursery are grown by our Friends and Volunteers, and are suitable for growing in the southern highlands. Lots of plants we grow are not readily available at other nurseries.

What to See

As it grows the garden is constantly changing


Open 9am to 5pm daily

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About us

SHBG is a not-for-profit charitable organisation, managed and run by volunteers with assistance from 2 part time employees. All funds for the development of the garden are raised by SHBG. More…¬†