Royal Melbourne Botanical Gardens

Join us at the Observatory Precinct, Melbourne Gardens for a weekend of indulging your passion for plants at the new spring gardening event, the Botanic and Rare Plant Fair, jointly hosted by The Diggers Club, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria and the Melbourne Friends.

Celebrate plants and gardening with plant sales and an extensive panel discussion program.

Stalls – Exclusive opportunity to purchase rare bulbs, seeds, plants, books and artisan gardenware.

Experts– Access to specialist knowledge and tips direct from growers.

Panel discussions – Join in lively debates with industry leaders.

Participate - Stimulate your creativity with hands-on experiences. Children and families most welcome!

Growing Friends Plant Sale - Buy plants propagated from Melbourne Botanic Gardens

Plant creche - Shop all day, use the plant creche: gold coin donation.

Food and Beverage - Treat yourself to a delicious lunch! Piggery Coffee Trailer, Benny Burger and Jardin Tan.