Townsville City Council is excited to bring the Friends of the Botanics program. This program invites community members to assist in the maintenance and general upkeep of our beautiful gardens.

Current locations include the Dry Tropics Nursery Wellington St, Pimlico, Anderson Gardens, Queens Gardens and Palmetum Botanic Gardens.

We have reached maximum participant capacity however, we are still accepting registrations to jion the waitlist.
If you're interested in joining the waitlist, please let us know, and we'll keep you informed of any updates.

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