About Us

Welcome to the AIH!

Since 1960, the Australian Institute of Horticulture has represented professional horticulture practitioners across Australia, to encourage and develop relationships with affiliate and like organisations to deliver the highest quality and productive results to any horticultural project.

AIH is the only organisation to offer Registered Horticulturist membership for qualifying practitioners. Registered Horticulturist membership is supported by a diverse professional development program that also promotes qualified, experienced professionals to government, commercial and private sectors. More productive and informed practitioners mean better project results. Find out more about us..

Mission Statement

The Australian Institute of Horticulture will lead the profession of horticulture nationally in promoting excellence and environmental responsibility in horticulture practice through quality professional development, service and advocacy.

Our Members Are Highly Skilled

AIH members are highly skilled and bring credibility, professionalism and economies to your project. AIH members have access to many membership categories and network benefits to suit their business or level of professional interest. AIH recognises that our member businesses need to be profitable. Join us today!

Our Regional Convenors

Regional convenors are the organisers of AIH activities in your local region. It’s worth getting to know your friendly convenor.

New South Wales

Australia Wide

Singapore

John Tan
MAIH RH

Council Members

National Executive

Michael Casey

President
MAIH RH

Andrew Prowse

Vice President
MAIH RH

Matt Mitchley

Secretary
MAIH RH

Kris Pierce

Treasurer
MAIH RH

Councillors

Kris Pierce

MAIH RH

Patrick Regnault

FAIH RH

Jackie Warburton

National Councillor
MAIH RH

Alan Burnell

MAIH RH

Edwina Dagger

MAIH RH

National Officer

Paul Scholtens

Public Officer
FAIH RH

Chair of Fellows

Annette Irish

FAIH RH