The Memorandum of Understanding between Friends of the Ballarat Botanical Gardens Inc and The City of Ballarat. 21 January 2014.
excerpt from the Memorandum of Understanding....
"The Friends of the Ballarat Botanical Gardens Inc. (the Friends) was formed in 1983 and became an incorporated body in 1993. The City of Ballarat (CoB) recognizes the important contribution made by the Friends towards the Ballarat Botanical Gardens (Botanical Gardens). The CoB has a strong desire to maintain and enhance the ongoing partnership with the Friends for the mutual benefit of both organizations and the wider community.
This Memorandum of Understanding (the Memorandum) has been drafted so that both the CoB and the Friends understand the rights and responsibilities of the respective organisations. It is expected that from the MOU, the two organisations will work copperatively in establishing a shared Vision for the Botanical Gardens and its Precinct."