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Our Greenplan Nursery sells a wide range of ground covers, grasses, trees and shrubs indigenous to the Wollongong area. 

On the third Friday of each month (excluding December) we host a Native Plant Sale between 7.30am and 2.30pm. We also have two sales scheduled on a Saturday - 30 November and 7 March.

Plant sale dates:

  • Friday 19 July
  • Friday 16 August
  • Friday 20 September
  • Friday 18 October
  • Friday 15 November
  • Saturday 30 November
  • Friday 17 January
  • Friday 21 February
  • Saturday 7 March
  • Friday 20 March
  • Friday 17 April
  • Friday 15 May
  • Friday 19 June

A week prior to each plant sale, we'll update the native plant species stock list so you'll know what will be available for sale.

Qualified horticulturalists are on site during the sales to provide advice on plant selection for your garden.

Plant stock sizes and prices (until June 2020)

  • Small Tube Stock: $2.30 each
  • Forest Tube Stock: $3.10 each
  • Jumbo Tube Stock: $4.10 each
  • 140mm - 6” Pot: $7.90 each
  • 200mm - 8” Pot: $14 each
  • 250mm - 10” Pot: $20 each
  • 300mm - 12” Pot: $37 each

Payment by card (not AMEX) or cheque; cash not accepted. 

Please ensure you bring your rates notice to every plant sale day as a proof of Wollongong City Council residency.

We happily accept the return of our council supplied pots for reuse. Please note that we do not accept pots purchased elsewhere.
 
Our Greenplan Nursery is located on Northfields Avenue in Keiraville. On sale days we will highlight the entrance of the car park with bright flags.

Worm farms and Compost Bins


Worm farms and compost bins are available for purchase from the Greenplan Nursery on the third Friday of the month

  • Worm Farm: $94 each
  • Compost Bin: $51 each

 

Plant Donations

Every financial year schools and community centres in the Wollongong local government area can receive up to 30 donated plants from the Botanic Garden. Included in the donation will be a mixture of native grasses, ground covers and shrubs. If your let us know if your site is located in sunny or shady area we can supply plants most appropriate for the site.

If you are interested in receiving plants for you school or community centre please send an email to botanicgarden@wollongong.nsw.gov.au with your request. Once received we will contact you to select a collection date and time (at least a week after the order has been confirmed). On collection you will need to bring a letterhead from the centre or school authorising you to collect the plants on behalf of the school.

To collect your school's plants, please drop into our Nursery located at 63 Northfields Avenue in Keiraville (Gate 8). If the gate is locked when you arrive, call 0419 273 818. Collection times are 7.30am to 9am, 9.30am to 12pm and 12.30pm to 2pm.

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