In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Yarralumla Nursery

Yarralumla Nursery is an ACT Government owned business within the Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate (TCCS). As one of its core businesses the Nursery grows and supplies plant material for ACT Government landscape development projects and the ACT Government plant issue scheme.

The Nursery also sells plant materials to local and interstate landscape contractors and undertakes contract growing for the nursery industry, Greening Australia, hobby farmers, rural land owners, district councils and government directorates.

The Nursery provides employment to apprentices, students, physically or mentally disadvantaged persons and 'work for the dole scheme' participants.

Free plant scheme

Yarralumla Nursery offers an allocation of free plants to people who have purchased a brand new residential block of land.

Free advice

Useful hints for Canberra gardeners ranging from hot to attract butterflies to your garden to types of shrubs for hot dry spots.

Lone Pine

Yarralumla Nursery has propagated a number of trees from seeds collected from the Lone Pine.

Wholesale services

Yarralumla Nursery provides a number of services for government, commercial and private customers in Canberra and surrounding areas.

Wholesale plant catalogues

Yarralumla Nursery has an extensive range of locally grown species that suit the Canberra climate. You have a choice of purchasing and ordering from two catalogues.

Nursery history

Through the propagation of many millions of trees and shrubs subsequently planted in the National Capital, Yarralumla Nursery deserves credit for much of the charm of the city's streets, parks and private gardens.

What's new

What's new at the nursery.

About the Yarralumla Nursery

Yarralumla Nursery is an ACT Government owned business which provides high quality and competitively prices plants.

Contact us

Contact the Yarralumla Nursery.