Event Calendar


Self Drive Tour, Mornington Peninsula, Saturday 17th November, 2018

Join us for the final event for 2018, a self drive tour down to the Mornington Peninsula.  We will visit Merrywood Plants, lunch at The Royal Hotel in Mornington and then finish the day with a tour of Morning Star Estate.   For further details see the flyer here.

Spring Coach Tour to West Gippsland Gardens, Saturday 20th October, 2018

Join us for another garden Coach tour this time to the Gippsland region.  We will visit four amazing gardens: Barambah, Country Farm Perennials Gardens & Nursery, Picardy and The Garden at Broughton Hall.  Morning tea and lunch are included.  For further details see attached flyer here.

Indigenous Flora and Revegetation Forum, Wednesday 5th September, 2018

Please note:  Due to low numbers, the Forum has been cancelled.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Join us for an informative Forum, featuring speakers from Flora Victoria, Port Phillip and Westernport CMA,  Greening Australia and Trust for Nature.

The Forum will be preceded by our Annual General Meeting and Dinner.  For further details please follow this link.

Presentation on Ina Higgins by Sandra Pullman together with Friends of Burnley Gardens, Saturday 18th August, 2018  Please note:  Due to low numbers, this event has been cancelled.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Come learn about the amazing life of Ina Higgins, our very own Suffragette.  One of the first women permitted to enter Burnley College in 1899.  This presentation will be complemented by a talk from Sandra McMahon, President of the Friends of Burnley Gardens.  For more details please see this flyer.

Roraima Nursery and Geelong Botanic Gardens, Saturday 21st July, 2018

We are heading West in July.  A jam packed day, self-drive tour of Roraima Nursery, followed by lunch and then a tour of the Geelong Botanic Gardens.  The day is capped off with a visit to Green Hip Workwear for Women.  For more details see the following flyer.

Winter Masterpieces Exhibition “MoMA at NGV”, Friday 15th June, 2018

EWHA is once again hosting an evening out in celebration of Winter and Art.  Dinner first at Southgate and then an evening viewing of the Exhibition.  Numbers are limited so book today to secure a spot.  For more details please see here.

A Night to Celebrate Women in Horticulture, Cocktail Evening at the Arts Centre, Friday 18th May, 2018

EWHA invites you, family and friends to celebrate all that women bring to our great industry.  Enjoy drinks, finger food and the opportunity to meet other amazing horticultural women in one of Melbourne’s most iconic establishments.

For more details see this invite.

Autumn Coach Tour to Gisborne Gardens – Gisborne, Saturday 21st April, 2018

Sit back, relax and let us take you on a great day out!   Come, marvel at the work of our female Garden Designers when we visit four Gisborne gardens, some never before opened to the public.  We’ll then lunch (included) at the renowned gardens of “Tieve Tara” in Mount Macedon before finishing our tour at Frogmore Gardens & Nursery, Newbury.

For further details please see the attached invite.

Morning Tea & Gardeners Talk at the RBG – Melbourne, Friday 16th March, 2018

Join us at the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens – Melbourne, for a morning tea.  This will be followed by a talk with CEO, Tim Entwisle, a tour of the Children’s Garden, and talk/tour by an RBG Female Horticultural staff member.

For more details please see this invite.

First Event for 2018

“A Gardeners’ Get-Together”, Saturday 24th February, 2018

Join us for the first event of 2018: a Gardeners’ Get-Together at Warren Glen Garden Centre & Cafe in Warrandyte.

Share your experience and expertise over lunch, with other women who work in the many faceted industry that is horticulture.  Bring along your questions and solutions to share and welcome in the New Year.

Further details can be found here.