Professional Development Working Group - Get involved?


Its been a long time coming. Many people have had a go, in fact sweated blood over this area of BGANZ endeavour (big thanks to Paul Scannell, Peter Symes and Annette Zealley).


Finally a professional development strategy has been crafted, based on all that has gone before. It will require some constructive comment from members in the near future and more importantly some enthusiastic people to get involved in implementing it.


Yes we need a working group, which ideally would contain a variety of people who work in botanic gardens, of all levels and persuasions.


If you are looking for an opportunity to contribute to your profession then this might be it. If there is even a glimmer of interest, then send me, Anne Duncan, an email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


The Botanic Gardens Australia and New Zealand Inc (BGANZ) is the chief body representing the interests of botanic gardens in Australia and New Zealand.

BGANZ promotes the interests and activities of Australian and New Zealand botanic gardens and botanic gardens generally and enhances the state of botanic gardens for the benefit of the community.