Practice | Michael Bates, arguably the most enterprising landscape contractor in the Sydney region, reflects on his education as a gardener in this excerpt from his recent book, The New Australian Garden.
Practice | With the global population rapidly rising and our farming and natural environments under intense pressure, saving seeds is more important than ever.
Review | Trevor and Christina Kennedy have created a significant and substantial garden on their own private island near Bodalla on the South Coast of New South Wales.
Practice | Anne Cochrane visits Australia’s oldest arid zone public garden in Alice Springs.
Practice | With the Perth Freight Link now cancelled, the community that grew around resistance to this project looks forward to beginning the work of replanting and restoring.
News | The Australian Garden History Society is seeking papers for its 2017 conference to be held Sunday 29 October in Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton-Waikato, New Zealand.
Practice | Stephen Forbes reflects on the love and trust people have in botanic gardens.
Review | Dianne Firth reviews Wendy Whiteley and the secret garden, a book about the guerrilla garden that Wendy Whitely created on New South Wales State Railways land.
Practice | The 300th anniversary of the birth of English 18th century landscape designer Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown has prompted a revival of interest in his legacy.
Practice | Tracing the history of Sydney’s parks, from European settlement to today.
Practice | Larger dwellings in suburban developments mean less opportunity for biodiversity and canopy cover in our cities.
News | Visit the landscapes, natural and man-made, that influenced Australia’s burgeoning Impressionist artists from the late 1880s.
Practice | How should we conceive of and manage cultural landscapes in Australia?
Review | A review of John Newton’s latest book, The oldest foods on earth: a history of Australian native foods, with recipes.
Practice | Our towns and cities, like much of our landscape, bear the marks of our predecessors’ efforts to sustain themselves and develop their culture.