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Horticulture Courses

Are you fascinated by plant life? You should think about a career in horticulture; with plants, gardens and parks and a chance to boost, protect and cultivate the natural landscape. From green keeping to nurseries, garden maintenance or floriculture, a horticulture course can start your career with a green thumb and plenty of opportunities.

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Does this Describe You?

  • Passionate
  • Hands-on
  • Observant

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Fees and payment options

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Job Opportunities:

  • Horticulturist
  • Landscape gardener
  • Greenkeeper
  • Park manager
  • Nursery worker
  • Arboriculture worker
  • Gardener
  • Floriculturist

Fun Facts

Australia has approximately 25,000 known species of plants and even more are being discovered.

Average Salary


(based on the average weekly salary for a nursery role)

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STRONG growth of job openings for gardeners

Number of Accountants


employed gardeners in Australia