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!


Plants, plants, plants – A guide to the Burnley Plant Guide, with Jill Kellow

There’BPG2s so much information on the web about plants – how do we sort the useful from the less useful?  read more

Exciting new development in the Gardens

An exciting development is happening in the Gardens….   more


Yea snipTWO items of interest, from ANGAIR and YEA GARDEN CLUB more



The latest copy of our newsletter Papyrus is available.. 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 18.08.2017