User Registration

It's simple and free

Registration is free and gives you unrestricted access to the full list of events and open gardens across Australia. You'll be joining 16,908 gardening enthusiasts from around the country that are already registered on our website.

All we ask for is your first name and email address (so we can contact you if need be) and your postcode (so we know the area where you live). It couldn't be simpler.

Though only Australian gardens and events are featured we welcome site visitors from other places who may wish to use our website to find some gardens to visit during their stay.


Once you register you'll have a range of personal benefits you can look forward to, including:

  • Full access to all My Open Garden schedules and descriptions.
  • Ability to post comments on gardens/events.
  • Local event calendar*
  • Automatic email reminders as nearby event open times approach.*
  • Public and private regularly open gardens nearby
  • Local Climate information for gardens
We also occassionally provide:
  • Special Interest alerts
  • Promotional items exclusive to subscribers
  • Exclusive invitation to open gardens and special promotional or demonstration events

No personal information is ever provided to third parties and any information we have is only ever used by us to enhance your use of this site. Apart from any alerts to which you are subscribed you may also receive occasional promotional/advice email messages from us. Please see our full Terms and Conditions here.

Features marked * above are only available to Australian subscribers.

Register Now

Please complete the registration form below.

After you submit this form an automated email will be sent to you to verify your email address. You need to click on the link in that email to finalise the registration.

If you haven't received the email within a few minutes please check your junk mail folder.


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Email Address*
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Australian domestic postcode. Leave blank for other countries.
How did you find out about us?*
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Once you are registered don't forget you can change your preferences at any time through the "Settings" main menu option that appears when you are logged in.