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 27 Number 4
April / May / June 2016

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News and Events

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UPDATED: Avenues of Honour and...

Honour & Memorial Avenues / Roadside Plantings; Lone Pines / Arbor Day Plantings – Australia-wide Explore this recently updated list (June 2016) by Sydney member Stuart Read, which is divided into states and territories, to discover plantings near you or farther afield. We welc... Read the rest…

AGHS Garden Restoration Projec...

Montague Island Kitchen Garden restoration was a recipient of the Society's Garden Restoration Fund between the ACT Monaro Riverina Branch and the National body. Working alongside the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service volunteers from the ACT Monaro Riverina Branch have been ... Read the rest…

Past Events

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Saturday 18 June Be part of the restoration of this fine Edna Walling garden and take this opportunity to appreciate the work that has already taken place. This rural property has a picturesque setting amidst gently rolling hills outside Ballar... More

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Blog

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

    14th
    Apr, 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  & ...
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  • SNNSW Branch provides support for listing (0 Comment)

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    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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