Our PURPOSES are –

  1. To actively work in co-operation with the City of Ballarat towards upholding the horticultural, heritage, and aesthetic values of the Gardens.
  2.  To work towards their betterment through fundraising and project implementation.
  3.  To act as an advocate for the Gardens in the wider community.
  4.  To provide an interface with the Buninyong Primary School community and the Botanic Gardens (which their grounds adjoin).

Becoming A Member

Download and print the following file to apply for membership.
FBBG Membership application

Membership Rates are as below for the membership year (1st July to 30th June):
– Single member: $15
– Family member: $20
– Concession Card Holder: $10
– Community Group: $20
– Corporate: $100

Members Events

The Friends Buninyong Botanic Gardens AGM to be held on 7 December 2020 at 5:30pm.  Due to Covid 19 we have decided to hold the meeting at the Buninyong Primary School Staff room and also to provide access to the meeting via video conferencing.  

A General Meeting will be held prior to the AGM at 4.30pm for which an Agenda will be sent out closer to the date.

If you wish to attend the meetings in person at Buninyong Primary School bookings are essential due to a restriction on numbers in the room.  Please contact the Secretary on wk.hulston@bigpond.com to register your intention to attend.

We will also be running a Zoom link for anyone who cannot attend in person and bookings can be made here:   Zoom meeting – Register in advance for this meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEkdu6gpjouHddn_4Jw71jby1ijKrNOjmpU    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

All members and friends are most welcome to attend these meeting. 

As you would be aware membership fees are for the financial year 1 July 2020 – 30 June 2021.  The fees do however have to be ratified at the AGM, but it is expected that they will be as above.

Payment can be made by cheque and posted to PO Box 28, Buninyong 3357 or directly deposited to the FBBG Account:  BSB 633-000  Account No 140295593

Please make sure that you include your Surname in the reference field so that we know who has made the payment.

Kind regards

Karen Hulston

Secretary