May 2016 – Waite Arboretum

Silvio’s stainless steel grates covering the ponds in the rose garden at the Waite Arboretum have been unveiled.

rose garden grates

Pictured are the Curator Dr. Jennifer Gardner, Silvio, Volunteer Philip Thomas, Volunteer Guide and Past President of the Friends of the Arboretum Henry Krichauff and Landscape Architect Viesturs Cielens.  This wonderful arboretum is part of the Urrbrae campus of the Waite Institute of the University of Adelaide and is open every day from dawn to dusk and there are sculptures by Greg Johns and Silvio to be discovered as well as an amazing collection of trees from all around the world.  Entry is free and there are public conveniences behind Urrbrae House.