Our Volunteer Guides also have many activities to help vistors to discover more about the Gardens - find out more at Walks, Talks and the Gardens.
- Monday 29 : guest speaker- mardie Townsend -'The benefits of contact with nature for mental health and well being' 5.30 pm for a 6.00 pm start.
Associate Professor Mardie Townsend will give an illustrated talk on the therapeutic value of gardens, nature and her extensive experience in this field. A light supper will be provided. $5 members or $10 non-members. Located in the meeting room at the rear of the Gardens. Read More
- Sunday 11 : Discovery Walk - History and Heritage : A stroll through the changing times, 2.00 pm.
Geelong’s Market Square was the pride of the city, a vibrant place featuring fountains, and other classical structures of the period. By the 1920’s they had all been relocated to Eastern Park and Botanic Gardens Join a guided walk in the gardens and park and rediscover some of this early history. Cost : Gold coin donation.