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

  • Victoria's lockdown lifted and retail to reopen

    16 February 2021

    Victoria’s five-day lockdown will end at midnight tonight. The five-kilometre movement limit and four reasons for leaving the home will be revoked. Pleasingly, our retailers are allowed to fully reopen and get back to doing what they do best; supplyi Read more ...

  • Green waste derived compost contamination

    15 February 2021

    Advice to garden centres around green waste derived compost contamination Read more ...

  • Lockdown across Victoria and what it means for our industry

    11 February 2021

    On the advice of public health experts, the whole of Victoria will move to circuit-breaker action from 11:59pm tonight until 11:59pm on Wednesday, 17 February. Read more ...

  • Graham Ross: A national treasure

    26 January 2021

    Graham Ross started gardening at the age of four and has never stopped. And from humble beginnings, as a teenager he started working at his local garden centre, he has climbed the ranks to national treasure. Read more ...