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Geelong Botanic Gardens

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Australia - VIC - Geelong

Institution Code: GEELG

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Geelong Botanic Gardens
City of Greater Geelong, PO Box 104, GEELONG, VIC 3220, Australia.
VIC 3220 Australia

Telephone: 61 (0)3 5272 4379
Fax: 61 (0)3 5272 4555
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Ms Annette Zealley
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 10
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded:
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: -38.1490426
    Longitude: 144.3768389

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: No
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 50000
    Number of Volunteers: 50

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:10 % of collection if Australian flora. Pelargonium cultivars and species, Agapanthus

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: No
    Medicinal Plant Programme: No
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: No
    Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: No
    Education Signs in Garden: No
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: No
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: No
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for School Children: No
    Courses for University/College Students: No
    Courses for General Public: No
    Education Programme: Yes