Contact Us


The Friends' Office is located next to the GBG Office at the rear of the Geelong Botanic Gardens.

Office hours:  Monday - Friday from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm

Phone: (03) 5222 6053


Postal Address: Friends of the Geelong Botanic Gardens,  PO Box 235, GEELONG   3220, AUSTRALIA


How to Find us

The Friends’ Office and the Meeting Room are located at the rear of the Gardens and can be accessed from the rear carpark. The entrance to the rear carpark is from the corner of Holt Road and Eastern Park Circuit; enter the driveway and veer to the left, parking in the visitors’ carpark (middle carpark). On weekdays, the top carpark (above the Peppercorn tree) is only available for staff vehicles - please ensure that you park before the Peppercorn tree; there is a disability car space in the top staff carpark next to the Nursery. Then procede to the second green building (past the green building which houses the Gardens Administration). Visitor parking is only available to people accessing the Nursery (Wednesdays 9.30 – 12.30, or Seasonal Plant Sales hours) and people attending the Friends’ Office, botanic art classes or when specified for an event.


Education Enquiries

Education Programs at the Geelong Botanic Gardens are provided by the City of Greater Geelong. Bookings and enquiries should be directed to the Gardens Office:

Phone: (03) 5272 4379