Be part of the future of the Gardens & the Herbarium. Help support the important role plants play in our lives
Join the Friends and support the Gardens - 
Membership is open to all

Get Involved

  • Become a Member or give a gift membership to the Friends
  • Come to one of our exciting and informative events
  • Learn new skills at a creative art or craft class or workshop
  • Buy plants every Friday morning at the Growing Friends nursery
  • Join an art, craft, photo or gardening group
  • Help out by sharing your time or skills with one of our groups
  • Join our friendly volunteer office team
  • Make a Donation towards a Friends' project in the RBGV, Melbourne Gardens


Volunteer Opportunities are available immediately.


Call the Friends' Office on (03) 9650 6398


or drop in to Gate Lodge and talk to one of the team

Volunteer Opportunities
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Helping Hands

Photo Group