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!

JUNE/JULY The FOBG take their Winter Recess in these months, EXCEPT for our classes in BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION, with Mali Moir    more …..


Despite our winter recess, thanks to the Friends’ hard work, an exciting development is happening in the Gardens….   more


Two new items of interest, from Open Gardens Victoria, and from Angair more


 Burnley Field Day – Saturday 5 August 2017

Warm up your winter with our program of Fruit Tree Pruning, followed by a Truffle seminar afternoon, plus a Plant Sale!  Read all about it!


The latest copy of our newsletter Papyrus has arrived! Visit FOBG Newsletter to download your copy.

PS An updated version of the annual program is available on the Calendar page. 


Banner photos: left Sue Murphy, centre and right Burnley Plant Guide
Background: Geoff Olive: Helleborus x hybridus
Website created and maintained by the Friends of Burnley Gardens
Contact jillk@unimelb.edu.au
Last updated 03.07.2017