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Friends of the Botanical Garden

Please consider supporting the important work of the Botanical Garden by joining the Friends of the Botanical Garden. Friends gain free entry to the Botanical Garden and can stay updated on special events. Friends can also support the Botanical Garden through volunteering and fundraising.

You can join the Friends by buying a membership card at the Botanical Garden's shop:

  • General members (R50):
    • 365 visits to the Botanical Garden (Friends can bring accompanying visitors with them - subtracted from their visits) 
    • Receive invitations to events and talks
  • Supporter members (R500) 
    • Unlimited visits (Friends can bring accompanying visitors with them for free)
    • Free parking on public holidays and weekends at the Old Conservatorium
    • Receive invitations to events and talks
    • Receive invitations to all special functions
  • Founder members (R5000 once-off)
    • Life-long membership 
    • Unlimited visits (Friends can bring accompanying visitors with them for free)
    • Free parking on public holidays and weekends at the Old Conservatorium
    • Receive invitations to events and talks
    • Receive invitations to all special functions
Normal entrance fee is R10 per person (with R5 refunded at the shop or restaurant on any purchase on the day of the visit). Contact subg@sun.ac.za for more details.