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!


A Celebration of our first 20 years of FOBG, with Dr Greg Moore, FOBG Patron, Former principal of Burnley, Arboriculturist and researcher. More details to come.


Take a first look at our beautiful new pergola. NB Be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to se all the pics   more

AND…two items of interest, from ANGAIR and YEA GARDEN CLUB more

Yea snip



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 22.09.2017