Nursery and Garden Industry Victoria

Founded in 1903, Nursery and Garden Industry Victoria (NGIV), is the peak industry body for the state’s horticultural sector.  

NGIV represents the interests of the Victorian horticulture industry. It is a sector worth over $1.6 billion that employs more than 11 000 people and engages with over 3000 stakeholders, ranging from small family-based operations to multinational organisations. Read more...

Industry Partners

At NGIV we see our partnerships as an extension of ourselves. Our partners lead the way in delivering excellence; executing plans and delivering projects that permeate and benefit the entire industry.

As an association, we would not be able to provide the level of service and member benefits that we currently do without their generous support and ongoing commitment. 

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Latest News

  • Vaccination requirement for authorised workers

    03 October 2021

    The Victorian Government has announced mandatory vaccination requirements for all authorised providers and authorised workers who are not working from home. Read more ...

  • Agriculture Resilience and Recovery Program

    03 October 2021

    Minister for Agriculture, Mary-Anne Thomas MP, visited NGIV member Mt William Advanced Tree Nursery today to announce a $5.3 million Agriculture Resilience and Recovery Program targeting businesses in rural and regional Victoria. Read more ...

  • COVID-Safe practices for your horticultural business

    22 September 2021

    On Thursday 23 September, over 50 NGIV members joined our webinar to hear from Dr John Parkes, on COVID-Safe practices for horticultural businesses. Read more ...

  • NGIV's sustained advocacy efforts help in early reopening for retail garden centres

    20 September 2021

    There was finally some welcome news for our metropolitan retail members, who will be able to open for outdoor service, in addition to contactless click and collect and delivery, at Phase B of the National Plan (indicative date 26 October 2021). Read more ...