Links to Other Sites of Interest

ACTEW/AGL - see Icon Water

Australian National Botanic Gardens
Clunies Ross Street
Acton ACT 2601
Phone: 02 6250 9540
Excellent displays of Australian plants

Australian Native Plant Society
PO Box 217
Civic Square ACT 2608
Phone: 02 6251 1501
Monthly meetings, advice, plant sales
Belconnen Garden Club Phone: 02 6254 0315
Garden rambles, garden friendships, coach trips
Bulb Suppliers
Hillview Rare Plants
400 Huon Rd South Hobart TAS 7004
Phone: 03 6224 0770

Bryan H. Tonkin
'Sylvan Vale' 375 Olinda Creek Rd, Kalorama, VIC 3766
Phone: 03 9728 1295   Fax: 03 9728 1299

Camellias Australia Inc.
The Cactus and Succulent Society of the ACT Email:
PO Box 484
Mawson ACT 2607
Phone: 02 6254 1013

Monthly meetings & newsletters, library, book and pot sales, visits to collections and gardens, cultural advice
Canberra Bonsai Society
Monthly meetings and  practical demonstrations. Annual show
The Canberra Flower Club

Phone: 02 6249 6745

Meets second Tues monthly at Downer Community Centre

The Canberra Geranium and Fuchsia Society
The Secretary
Canberra Geranium & Fuchsia Society
PO Box 425 Curtin ACT 2605

Phone: 02 6281 3213

Meets 1st Saturday monthly 2pm
St James Church, Gillies Street, Curtin.

Workshops, bus trips, social lunches, shows, displays, plant sales.
Canberra Organic Growers’ Society
PO Box 347,
Dickson ACT 2602

Phone: 02 6248 8004
Monthly meetings, advice, quarterly journal,
library, community gardens
Cedric Bryant

Canberra City News garden column

ChrysanthemumsChryAus - the national organisation for chrysanthemum growers.  Website at

Chrysanthemum Society of Victoria. This society caters for all growers of chrysanthemums - those who cultivate for market, for personal pleasure or for exhibition. Their website provides information on culture month by month, on their show and other news.
CIT Horticulture Phone: 02 6207 4610 (please leave a message)
Address - Charles Weston Lane off Eade Street, Bruce. Plant clinic on Monday afternoons
2.00-4.00 pm during term time. See the Plant Clinic sign on Building N.
CSIRO Entomology Email:
GPO Box 1700
Canberra ACT 2601

Identification and advice on insects and mites
Please note this identification service attracts a fee. Quotes will be provided on request.
Dahlia Society of NSW/ACT Inc Phone: 02 6281 2865
Cultural advice, demonstration
Competition / Displays at Canberra Show,  HSOC Autumn Flower Show, regional shows and ad hoc displays.
Tubers available for sale at HSOC October and November shows.
Daffodils in AustraliaWeb:
Daffodil Society of NSW/ACT Inc Phone: 02 6262 5462
Cultural advice, shows.
Daffodil  Suppliers
Phone/Fax: 03 9737 9827

28 Russell Road
Claremont  TAS  7011 (No telephone/website. Catalogue will be mailed on receipt of written request.)

16 Beltana Road
Pialligo   ACT   2609
Phone: 02 6247 4248

Phone: 02 6241 4543
Environment Protection Authority

Pest & Weed Control

Hazardous waste in your home

First Canberra Garden Club Inc Phone: 02 6286 7260
PO Box 316 Mawson ACT 2607
Meets 1st Tuesday monthly 10 am–12 noon, garden visits in summer and indoor meetings in winter. Occasional coach trips.
Garden Clubs of Australia

Heritage Fruit Trees

Woodbridge Fruit Trees
Specialising in heritage fruit trees on dwarfing rootstocks.
HSOC trial garden sponsorsMulticrop:


Perennialle Plants:

Plant Growers Australia (PGA):

Ramm Botanicals:
Orchid Society of Canberra

Meets 1st Wednesday monthly, 7.30pm
Canberra Senior Citizens Club, Turner
P.O. Box 221, Deakin West ACT 2600
Perennial Nurseries
‘Burnside’ Lester’s Road Ascot  VIC 3364
Phone:  03 5343 4303
Fax: 03 5343 4257

PO Box 90  Woodbridge  TAS  7162
Mobile:  0438 674437
Fax: 03 6267 4437

‘Wallandoon’ Wallandoon Lane
Wallendbeen NSW 2588

Radio 2CC Canberra

Phone: 02 6255 1206 
SMS 191918 costs 55 cents

7-9am each Saturday and Sunday morning talkback show hosted by the "Gardening Gurus" Paulene Cairnduff and Keith Colls

Royal Horticultural Society of NSW

Royal Horticultural Society of Victoria
Phone: 03 5367 6363

Rose Society of NSW Inc.

Second Canberra Garden Club Norah Sloane
Phone: 0477 916 222

Meets from 10am-12noon, 3rd Tuesday of every month.
Visits to local gardens and, during winter, indoor meeting featuring illustrated talks and practical demonstrations by invited experts.
Newsletters, plant sales and annual coach trips to visit interstate gardens.
A club for both men and women.
Guests and new members very welcome.
Third Canberra Garden Club Email:
Phone: 02 6239 6146
Meets 3rd Wednesday monthly at 10am at various locations.
Guest speakers and garden visits.
Weston Creek Bonsai Group PO Box 3852
Weston ACT 2611

Meetings 2nd Tuesday monthly (not Aug or Jan)
Weston Creek Community Centre.
Workshops 4th Sunday monthly, afternoon and a twice-yearly group plant dig.
Annual Autumn Show.
Guests welcome at meetings and workshops.
Weston Creek Gardeners' Club Inc

Phone/Fax: 02 6292 9345
PO Box 3781 Weston Creek  ACT  2611

Winter program May-Sep, 3rd Thursday of the month 1.30pm meetings at the Weston Club, Liardet Street, Weston. Optional lunch beforehand at the Bistro. Short business meeting, questions, speaker and refreshments.

Summer program Oct-Apr. Garden visits, mostly Sunday afternoons or to fit in with garden hosts.

Guests and new members welcome.

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