Programme of events

2024 – Check out the years events here – more coming soon….

Evening talks will generally be at 7 for 7.30pm; Workshops are generally on Saturday morning.
Final details of time, pricing and how to book will be sent out in a flyer closer to the date of each event.

5:30pm on Wednesday 14 FEBRUARY 2024Valentines Day with Steven WellsValentines Day Dinner with after dinner speaker Steven Wells
5.30pm on Tuesday 27th FEBRUARY

TALK
Prof Nick Williams
Wildflower Meadows
Prof Nick Williams
Wildflower Meadows and how Friends can help; Includes nursery visit and instruction on harvesting technique
2pm on Wednesday 20th MARCHOUTING
Petty’s Orchard
Self Drive

Guided walk and Afternoon tea
10am on Wednesday 17th APRIL


OUTING
Mount Dandenong Gardens
Self Drive

Tindale (10am) and Cloudehill Gardens (1.30pm) with guides

Saturday 20th APRIL




WORKSHOP
10am Tree Planting

Matt Sauverin and Rowan Berry


TALK
2pm Maintenance of Houseplants

by Daniel from Fitzroy Indoor Plant Nursery
MAY
Date TBC



OUTING
Excursion to Wattle Park with FNCV fungi group


MAY
Date TBC



TALK
Hidden Life of Plants
Fact or Fiction?


Sunday 26th of MAY



SPECIAL EVENT
Open Day at Burnley Gardens (BGANZ)

Plant Sale
Various talks and activities

JUNE Date TBC



SPECIAL EVENT
Conifer Walk (Burnley)

JUNE Date TBC



TALK
Zoom Talk (Topic TBD)

 

NOTES

PARKING is available on the Yarra Boulevard (Melways Map 45 & X872) for Burnley events, or on Campus if you have a Disability Parking Permit, otherwise no car access to campus.
NON MEMBERS
are welcome to attend our events and meetings.
TALKS are held in the Main Building in the Burnley Gardens, 500 Yarra Boulevard Richmond, unless otherwise noted. Follow the signs.
THE INTENTION will be for talks to be in person and also via Zoom.
GENERALLY talks are in the evening (7pm for 7.30pm start) and workshops are in the morning. Individual flyers with details will be sent out in advance.