Welcome to the Friends of Burnley Gardens

The FOBG is a welcoming group of friends and neighbours of the Burnley Gardens, including former and present students and staff of the Burnley Campus, who love gardens and gardening. We are dedicated to supporting the historic Burnley Gardens, and we have a lot of fun in doing so!


Saturday 21st July  – NOT TO BE MISSED!



The Friends invite you to warm up your winter with an inspiring film about revolutionary landscape designer Piet Oudolf  more


Wednesday 18th July

Botanical Art, with Mali Moir. This popular program of four sessions of 2.5 hours each, runs in four-month blocks. The next block commences on Wednesday 18th July more


Our beautiful new pergola has some very flash new light fittings Wow!  NB Be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to see all the pics   more

The latest edition of Papyrus, our newsletter is here! Download your copy now!

Your UPDATED annual calendar of events is now available. more





Banner photos: left Sue Murphy, centre and right Burnley Plant Guide
Background: Viburnum opulus, from the Burnley Plant Guide.
Website created and maintained by the Friends of Burnley Gardens
Contact jillk@unimelb.edu.au
Last updated 29.06.2018