Welcome to Open Gardens Victoria

OGV was launched in 2015 and is a not-for-profit organisation that opens beautiful private gardens for the community to enjoy. We actively promote the benefits of gardens and gardening and support horticultural, educational and community projects through our Giving program. Some of the proceeds from our garden openings are donated to various charities, of a garden owners choice.

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Our Giving Program

Did you know that Open Gardens Victoria has an annual Giving Program? If you have a horticultural project in mind that falls within one of our giving arms (Education, Wellness, Innovation, Community, and Sustainability), require funding, and meet our stated criteria, up to $10K can be applied for. Applications are now open!

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OGV Merchandise

We now have packs of gift cards with a selection of stunning images from the gardens we've opened over the years. They can be purchased via Trybooking. Jute bags will also be for sale at select garden openings. Proceeds will be used to help us to continue to promote the benefits of gardens and gardening, open beautiful gardens and continue our Giving program which supports horticultural, educational and community projects. 

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Recycling in the Garden competition

News - 27 September 2022

Winner of Open Gardens Victoria’s Recycling in the Garden competition: Image by Sharyn Walters

We are so grateful to Steven Wells for judging our Recycling in the Garden Competition and also to Daisy’s Garden Supplies for donating a very generous prize. Our entries showed that so many people love being creative in their garden with recycled objects and read on to hear more from our Judge and why he chose the first and second place winners.

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What's On

Sat 1 - Sun 2 October, 2022


Sat 1 - Sun 2 October, 2022


Mount Macedon
Sat 8 - Sun 9 October, 2022

Graham Garden

Tue 11 October, 2022

Growing a Successful Edible Garden

online via Zoom
Sat 15 - Sun 16 October, 2022

Acacia Ridge

Sat 15 - Sun 16 October, 2022

Uccello Lane


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