Ballarat Gardens in Spring 2017

Date: 10 November 2017 10:00 to 12 November 2017 15:30
On November 10 to 12, 2017 join
Friends of Ballarat Botanical Gardens
to celebrate their
10th Ballarat Gardens In Spring Weekend. 
We are again delighted to present an outstanding program offering an exciting array of activities for garden lovers providing an opportunity to experience the practical and aesthetic principles of gardening and horticulture.  
​Our very popular Speakers Luncheon will be held on Friday10th November in our beautiful Botanical Gardens.  For further details and bookings go to our Speakers Luncheon tab.
The Open Gardens on offer on the weekend of Saturday 11th  and Sunday 12th  will not disappoint and all certainly ‘show off’  Ballarat’s beauty, diversity and resilience.     Situated in 2 clusters , why not visit 3 on the Saturday, taking advantage of the refreshments available and the other 3 on the Sunday and take in lunch or afternoon tea .    Meet the owners and volunteers, experience the unique ambiance of each garden and glean some local knowledge to take home a few ideas for your garden.  

Indulge your senses by taking advantage of the program and associated events and appreciate beautiful Ballarat this Spring  - the true garden city.
Download our brochure.

Enjoy ! 
Wendy Taylor, Helen Todd, Cherry Schultz  &  Elizabeth Gilfillan
Ballarat Gardens in Spring 2017 Committee​​

FBBG Meeting Times

Group Meeting Times


Meetings are held in the George Longley Building at the rear of the Robert Clark Centre:


Committee: 3rd Tuesday of each month at 3.30 pm  Committee....

Growing Friends: Tuesday each week 1 pm--4 pm, and the second Sunday each month, 1 pm--4 pm.  Growing Friends....

Plant Sales: at the above times

Guiding Friends: 4th Tuesday each month 10 am.  Guiding Friends....

History Group: 1st Tuesday each month 4 pm.  History Friends....

Educating Friends:  2nd Tuesday each month, 10 am.  Educating Friends....

Plant Labelling: as required.  Engraving Friends....