South East Garden Visit

We will be visiting Fordham Abbey Japanese Garden on 15th May. Further details are just being confirmed with the location and we anticipate full details and a registration form will be available in the week of 25th April.

JGS SE January Event

Virtual Event via Zoom

Southeast Region is delighted to announce its 2023 January Study 1/2 Day - Charles Cheshire’s Journey into Japanese Gardens A virtual lecture meeting using Zoom, open to all JGS members and friends Date: 22nd January 2023 14:00 to 17:00 No charge Outline: Our January meeting will take the form of a study 1/2 day with […]

JGS South East – Culture Day

This time at our culture day we will be bringing you varied presentations/demonstrations including Ikebana, Japanese lacquer (uroshi), surprising uses of Origami  and hopefully some story-telling.  With this event just over a month away please put it in your diaries and look out for the registration details coming shortly. If you wish to attend please […]

JGS South East – Gatton Park Maintenance

A chance to participate in some practical work in the Japanese Garden at Gatton Park.  Anyone who has not been along and would be interested to join the working party should please contact Graham Bowyer or Patricia Bassett  It’s great fun and doesn’t require any previous experience.

JGS South East – Garden Visits

On Saturday 23rd September we have 2 Members’ Garden visits lined up for you to visit in Surrey and London.  More details to follow but a date well worth saving in your diaries.

South East Region Zoom Meeting


The South East region is hosting a Zoom Lecture on Sunday 26th November at 2pm The agenda for the meeting will be: Introduction to our latest RHS scholar - Ben De Lee.  As many of you know the SE region, through a generous donation from a member, is financing the studies of an MHort student […]

Visit to a historic garden at Lantern Cottage organised by SE Region

All members are warmly invited to join us on this visit on Sunday 2nd June.  We will meet at the garden (which is near Sevenoaks in Kent) at 10am.  The visit will be followed by an optional pub lunch for all and SE Region AGM (SE members only for this part).  Please contact the SE […]