Welcome to the Australian Institute of Horticulture Inc. (AIH)

Our purpose for the last 57 years is to represent professional horticulture practitioners across Australia, to encourage and develop relationships with affiliate and like organisations to deliver the highest quality and productive results to any horticultural project.

AIH members are highly skilled and bring credibility, professionalism and economies to your project. As AIH members each has access to many membership categories and network benefits to suit your business or level of professional interest and AIH recognizes that our member businesses need to be profitable.

AIH is the only organisation to offer Registered Horticulturist as an accreditation for qualifying practitioners. Registered Horticulturist accreditation is supported by a diverse professional development program that also promotes accredited professionals to government, commercial and private sectors. More productive and informed practitioners mean better project results.

The best way to find a skilled professional for your project or further your career and business opportunities, or is to join us by becoming a member or finding a member for your purposes through this site- it's easy and you'll be working with a team of friendly, professional and skilled horticulturists.

2017 Awards Night

Tom Lantry
Tom Lantry FAIH – AIH Horticulturist of the Year

Brittany Webster – AIH Horticulture Student of the Year

Elizabeth Smith FAIH

Click here to see all awardees and their citations.

Latest News

Unique Wetland Awarded Landscape Of The Year

Posted on 12/8/2017
The Landscaping Victoria Industry Awards awarded the unique wetland restoration project 'Landscape of the Year' to Australian Ecosystems for their Armstrong Creek, Connewarre project.

Joel Smith: Winner of the Sir John Pagan Award 2017

Posted on 12/7/2017
Joel Smith was this year’s recipient of the Sir John Pagan Horticultural BBM Award for a young horticulturist under 24 and is our last interview of those very deserving young people.

Media Release: Awards Night 2017

Posted on 11/3/2017
The Australian Institute of Horticulture (AIH) celebrated its 57th Annual Awards at the Crowne Plaza Resort, Hawkesbury Valley (Sydney) on Saturday 28th October 2017.

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