Melbourne Friends

The Friends of Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne provides support for Melbourne Gardens by offering the services of dedicated volunteers and fundraising to support selected projects. 

Many interesting activities are held for members and substantial funds are raised through the Growing Friends, Botanical Illustrators, Plant Craft Cottage and other activities. Take Botanical Art classes on-site at the Gardens, attend workshops, lectures and behind the scenes events, or volunteer with the Friends. 

Friends of the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne Inc. 
Gate Lodge, Observatory Gate (opposite the Shrine) 
100 Birdwood Avenue 
Melbourne VIC 3004 
T 03 9650 6398 
F 03 9650 7723