Some useful links for everyone.
My Open Garden is the place to discover Australia's most inspiring private gardens and gardening events to visit. Or open your own garden gates to the public for charity or for fun. Find and list open gardens, garden events and suppliers, and become part of a thriving gardening community.
The Garden Clubs of Australia Inc. is a not-for-profit umbrella group established to provide encouragement and support for over 750 autonomous garden clubs and societies. These are like minded people who share a passion for gardening across the Nation supported by the motto ‘Friendship through Gardens’.
The Queensland Council of Garden Clubs Inc. was established in April 1967 as an organisation of garden clubs to encourage friendship and co-operation between them. There are now 126 member garden clubs, plant societies and other special interest groups - from Cairns to Tweed Heads.
Extensive plant varieties, orchids and water plants, stylish modern pots, organic fertilizers, mulches & potting soils and friendly advice'
Doonan Valley Garden Centre is located within the Yard Complex between Noosa and Eumundi.
A collection of New Zealand garden designs. This site lists formal gardens, tropical gardens, vegetable gardens, and 'many other garden designs and venues for Weddings, Accommodation, Plant sales, Other (gifts, garden art) sales, Cafe/Restaurant and Functions
subTropical Gardening is Australia’s leading publication dedicated to gardeners and landscapers who live in warm climates encompassing the tropics, subtropics and warm temperate climate zones. Australia's award winning gardening publication brings the best of gardening and landscaping to the public in a refreshing magazine that appeals to the current and future generations of gardeners.
Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens
The Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens was established in 1974. These beautiful gardens are situated on 6,000 year old foreshore dunes spanning 26 hectares.
Today the gardens boast established plants of the Wide Bay and Great Sandy regions in a mixture of natural bushland, formal gardens, rain forest and wetlands.
Family owned & operated since 1975, Fairhill has grown to be Australia’s premier Native Plant Nursery specialising in plants suitable for subtropical gardens. Fairhill is staffed by dedicated knowledgeable plants people. They know their plants, know gardening in the subtropics and they are here to help you put together the garden of your dreams
The Association encourages and supports the growth of societies or associations interested in the conservation, development, well being and public appreciation of Botanic Gardens and represents the interests of Friends of Botanic Gardens throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Members range from small Community Gardens in Country Towns to the larger Metropolitan Botanic Gardens
The Sub Tropics is home to many significant national parks and state forest areas. It is of paramount importance that sound plant advice is sought before planting adjacent to these sensitive areas. Consideration must be given to appropriate plant choice as birds and other animals can distribute seeds into nearby bushland and rainforest fringes causing destruction of natural habitat
The 150 year old Sale Botanic Gardens sits next to the Lake Guthridge precinct and contains beautiful gardens, grassed areas, paved walking areas, a playground (including flying fox), undercover picnic areas, sculptures, a fauna enclosure, sensory garden, elm forest and the Lakeside Entertainment and Arts Facility