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Volunteers visit an exotic hide-away

Volunteers visit an exotic hide-away

The Botanic Gardens team celebrated an important year on Thursday, July 29 with a visit to the amazing subTropical Exotics private nursery, a place that specialises in the wonderful world of Araceae (Aroids), including Anthuriums, Philodendrons, Monsteras and many...

BGANZ Day plant sale – May 30

BGANZ Day plant sale – May 30

The Botanic Gardens team has been working hard to prepare for a major celebration of plants on National Botanic Gardens Day on Sunday, May 30. The volunteers are joining more than 100 botanic gardens across Australia and New Zealand to host their sixth Botanic Garden...

Flooding sweeps through the Botanic Gardens

Heavy rain over a number of days in late March sent floodwaters thundering through the Botanic Gardens. For the second time in just over a year, the iconic stone bridge was almost completely submerged briefly. Fortunately, it seems that no structural damage has...

Volunteers applaud Botanic Gardens plant sale success

Volunteers applaud Botanic Gardens plant sale success

Our volunteers are celebrating after the great success of the Gardens' first 2021 plant sale on Saturday, February 13. The four-hour sale raised nearly $3,500, a much-needed boost to the funds of the Botanic Gardens. The large variety of plants on offer brought...

We strike it rich with new water bore

We strike it rich with new water bore

Water is vital to the health of our Botanic Gardens and long dry period over the past couple of years have put our resources under great stress. So our team decided to search for a new source of water. We found it in abundance last week when Hoffmann Drilling drilled...

Plant sales

Plant sales

The Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens Potty Potters offer plants for sale to the public every week of the year. The plants are propagated and nurtured in a completely natural environment without artificial light. This ensures they are healthy and hardy, ready to...

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Botanic Gardens team celebrates 40th anniversary Open Day

The team at Tamborine Mountain Regional Botanic Gardens is celebrating the success of their 40th Anniversary Open Day on Sunday, May 28, held in bright sunshine. The event coincided with the annual Australasia-wide Botanic Gardens Open Day. The main activity was a...

REMINDER – giant plant sale and art raffle this SUNDAY

The Botanic Gardens team is busy preparing for Sunday's special celebrations with a great variety of plant on offer at our great sale. Just follow the signs beyond the stone bridge. We are also heating up the hot-plates for a fabulous sausage sizzle. And don't forget...

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