Trees & gardens


Trees on private property

Find out about when you need to contact Council regarding trees on your own property.

Trees on public land

Waverley Council is responsible for maintaining and planning trees in Waverley's streets and parks.

 Public gardening

Public gardening is a fantastic way to get to know and work with your neighbours, grow your own organic produce and be in touch with the earth.

Gardening with native plants

Private gardens can be great habitats to many of our native birds and animals. Find handy hints for growing local native plants.

Waverley Garden Awards

The Waverley Garden Awards are a bi-annual event, recognising Waverley's beautiful gardens and the hard work that goes into them.


A weed is commonly regarded as a plant that is growing where it is not wanted, or plant out of place.

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