Promoting awareness and conservation of significant gardens and cultural

landscapes through engagement, research, advocacy and activities

Welcome to the Australian Garden History Society

Our Mission: The Australian Garden History Society promotes awareness and conservation of significant gardens and cultural landscapes through engagement, research, advocacy and activities.  Formed in 1980, the AGHS brings together people from diverse backgrounds united by an appreciation of and concern for our parks, gardens and cultural landscapes as part of Australia's heritage.&n...

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Current Issue of the
AGHS JOURNAL

Australian Garden History

Volume 28 Number 3
January 2017

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News and Events

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Garden Restoration Publication...

The Society is currently undertaking a new publication on Garden Restoration and we need your assistance.   Many of the Branches and members have undertaken their own local garden restoration projects over the years and we would like to encourage you in supply us with copies of your images to... Read the rest…

2017 AGHS Tour of the Greek Is...

MONDAY 12 - MONDAY 26 JUNE 2017 BOOKINGS OPEN NOW! Hurry places filling fast! Over 15 days we take in the best of the Greek Islands, immersing ourselves in the landscape and culture of this stunning part of the Mediterranean Landscape, gardens, botanising, history, literature, art, mythology, poe... Read the rest…

Past Events

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Sunday 19 February, 4.00 pm Meeting at UNE Heritage Centre followed by dinner at the New England Hotel. Speaker Bill Oates, NNSW Chair.   This was a program, devised in 1942 and based at Armidale Teachers' College, by New Engla... More

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Blog

  • UPDATED! Call for proposals: National ‘Landscapes At Risk: Watch & Action' Lis (0 Comment)

    22nd
    Aug, 2016

    Landscapes At Risk: Watch & Action' List At National Management Committee meeting in June 2015 it was decided to prepare a list of ‘Landscapes at Risk’, as part of our mission to promote awareness and conservation of significant gardens and cultural landscapes through engagement, research, advocacy and activities should be developed. In the last six months the list has developed into a 'Watch  & Action&...
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  • SNNSW Branch provides support for listing (0 Comment)

    30th
    Oct, 2014

    The Sydney and Northern New South Wales Branch recently submitted this letter of support for the listing of Oran Park on the State Heritage Register. The letter is now available to download.
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