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Volunteers at the Waite Arboretum

Roger Grund of Butterfly Conservation SA taking the Friends on a guided butterfly walk in the Waite Arboretum and Urrbrae House gardens.

Friends of the Waite Arboretum

Friends of the Waite Arboretum work to foster interest in the care and use of the Arboretum, and to raise funds for its development and promotion.

Members receive a quarterly newsletter and may participate in a program of exhibitions, excursions, events and lectures. You can participate by helping to tend the collection, help with fundraising, developing educational materials or by being an Arboretum Guide.

To join the Friends or renew your membership, download the membership form.

For more information please go to the Friends of the Arboretum open link in new window Inc.  newsletter archive.

The Waite Arboretum also has many Volunteers who assist in many ways including:

  • Taking guided walks
  • Publicity and promotion
  • Staffing exhibitions
  • Photography
  • General maintenance and handy person work
  • Gardening, planting, weeding, pruning, watering
  • Preparation of brochures and self-guided walks

People interested in native vegetation can also help in the Waite Conservation Reserve.

For more information, please call Dr Jennifer Gardner on 8313 7405.

Urrbrae House Historic Precinct

Amanda Jackson
Telephone: +61 8 8313 7497
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 0764
Email

Waite Arboretum & Urrbrae House Gardens

Dr Jennifer Gardner
Telephone: +61 8 8313 7405
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 6826
Email

Waite Conservation Reserve

Dr Jennifer Gardner
Telephone: +61 8 8313 7405
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 6826
Email

Postal Address

Waite Campus
The University of Adelaide
SA 5064
AUSTRALIA