Open Gardens Victoria

Welcome to Open Gardens Victoria

Open Gardens Victoria Inc is a not-for-profit organisation that opens private gardens throughout Victoria.

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COVID Safe public health guidelines

We are so thrilled to be opening gardens again!

To adhere to Covid public health guidelines, we have a few measures in place to keep everyone safe.

  1. Tickets must be booked and pre-paid online via TryBooking. You are free to enjoy the garden at your leisure. Update: Booking timeslots now is not required.
  2. Tickets must be presented at the entrance. 
  3. Sign in and register your attendance at the entry.
  4. Hand santiser will be made available.

*  A limited number of garden notes will be available. However, where possible please read on your phone, or print at home and bring with you. 

Thank you for your assistance, and respect for the environment and our safety. Keep safe and enjoy!

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Our Giving Program

Did you know that Open Gardens Victoria has an annual Giving Program? 

OGV grant applications will be advertised at a later date.

If you have a horticultural project in mind that falls within one of our giving arms (Education, Wellness, Innovation, Community, and Sustainability), meet our stated criteria and require funding (up to $10K can be applied for). 


OGV Giving Program

News - 12 May 2021

OGV grant supports Alkira to create a sensory garden in their newly built community Hub. 

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What's On

Sat 10 July, 2021

Cooking up compost - Workshop

Arundel, Geelong
Sat 24 - Sun 25 July, 2021


Sat 4 - Sun 5 September, 2021

Mullum Waters

Sat 18 - Sun 19 September, 2021


Lovely Banks, Geelong
Sat 9 - Sun 10 October, 2021

King Garden


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