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Recent News And Views From The AIH Team


Congratulations Judy Horton OAM

(1/28/2018 )
 Judy has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) in the General Division for her work in horticulture and promotion of gardening.

Brittany Webster - AIH Student Of The Year

(12/13/2017 )
 Brittany Webster is the 2017 recipient of the AIH STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD. We did the interview below during the Award weekend in Windsor NSW.

Unique Wetland Awarded Landscape Of The Year

(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

(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

(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.

Hunt A Horticulturist On A Search-The-Postcode Website If Word Of Mouth Fails

(10/8/2017 )
 There is more to gardening than mowing and blowing, and as spring heats up and the garden takes off you might need to find someone with real skills to help out. The best source is word of mouth, according to Wayne Van Balen, President of the AIH.

Hortigroup Facebook Group

(10/8/2017 )
 Hortigroup has been established for horticultural tradespeople and suppliers to connect and network over social media and occasionally through networking events, the first of which was held at Eden Gardens in August 2017.

Green Space Alliance

(8/8/2017 )
 AIH has teamed up with numerous notable organisations to lend weight to this essential project that is seen by many that can be adapted to states, territories, cities, shires around Australia.

AIH News From Victoria

(2/22/2017 )
 Greetings to all AIH members and fellow colleagues – I’m pleased to bring you the Summer edition of the Victorian AIH newsletter...