Our Focus

CHABG is committed to supporting native flora conservation throughout Australia

Photo: Banksia cuneata by Andrew Crawford

CHABG works with Australian botanic gardens and other institutions to support and carry out research, collaborate with integrated conservation management, promote knowledge sharing and education about plants and plant communities and provide a forum to promote the diversity of work undertaken by botanic gardens.

The Australian Seed Bank Partnership is the principal conservation program of CHABG. CHABG’s management committee draws on the expertise of senior executives from Australia’s capital city botanic gardens who guide the strategic direction of the Partnership’s work to ensure it addresses national plant conservation priorities and contributes to international conservation targets.

Our focus areas

Click through our focus areas to learn more about our organisation’s achievements.

Banking the bush

CHABG is committed to collecting and securing threatened plants from the Aussie bush.

Partnering to preserve

We partner with Governments, businesses and donors for a sustainable future.

Supporting First Nations goals

Our seed banks collaborate with Australia’s First Nations Peoples to deliver projects that care for country. However we recognise there is a long way to go to achieve meaningful reconciliation in Australia.

Climate Action

CHABG is acting on climate change across our gardens and beyond. 

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