Friends of the Gardens

The Garden Master Plan, which was introduced at the recent Annual General Meeting, will be available for viewing at the Moriarty Centre during National Science Week (2 - 9 August 2014) along with several architectural concepts for the planned Environmental Education Centre. Garden members and the general public are encouraged to come and view the designs and provide feedback.

Realstart environmental training sessions at the GRBG

RealStart- an organisation that mentors school leavers aged 17 – 21, in developing holistically and finding career opportunities.

Dear Friends

William John Burchell, famous explorer and naturalist, encamped in the shadows of George Peak during his travels through the Cape Colony in the months of September and October of 1814.


Monday, 09 June 2014 07:23

Poem for the Garden

Poem for the Garden...

This beautiful poem is in a book written by Dr Ian McCullum called “Ecological Intelligence” – Discovering Ourselves in Nature

Botanical Garden needs your support

GEORGE NEWS - The car boot sale held over the weekend at the Garden Route Botanical Garden (GRBG) was a hit, attracting 35 stalls and raising R5 265.

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