Member only Events for the Friends

A Celebration of Chinese New Year

Summer Insiders Walk (members only) through the Southern Chinese border followed by Chinese treats and morning tea at the Cottage.
Celebrate Chinese New Year by exploring citrus plants and the spectacular plants of the Southern China Collection at the Melbourne Gardens. Hear about plants that have special meaning and importance within Chinese culture.
Citrus fruit are displayed and eaten at Chinese New Year – they symbolise wealth and good fortune. The walk finishes with the sharing of traditional celebratory fruits and an iced green tea.
When: Wednesday 13 February - Meet at 10 am
Where: Gate Lodge, 100 Birdwood Ave
Cost: $20 MEMBERS ONLY
Bookings essential

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or phone Friends' office for Enquiries or bookings - 03 9650 6398

Summer Insiders’ Walk - An Evening Bird Walk

Enjoy the picturesque landscape designed by Guilfoyle of expansive lawns, calm lakes and distant views in one of the world’s finest botanic gardens with David Plant, Volunteer Guide, RBGV Melbourne
When: Tuesday 26 February at 6 pm
Where: Gate Lodge, 100 Birdwood Ave
Meet at Gate Lodge for refreshments before the walk
Cost: $20 MEMBERS ONLY
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

BOOK ONLINE

or phone Friends' office for Enquiries or bookings - 03 9650 6398