Graham Ross AM VMM
MAIH RH, Dip Ed (Teach), Dip Hort, Dip Park Admin. CEO Ross Garden Tours International (1980) & GRHC Garden Clinic (1978)
Chairman & Founder Australian Garden Council
Graham has worked as a nurseryman, arborist, greenkeeper, seedsman, local government Head Gardener & parks superintendent, and Head of Division of Horticulture NSW TAFE, Principal Ryde School of Horticulture (Ret).
He served 11 years as Honorary Trustee of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, appointed by Gov. Sir David Martin. Graham is only the fourth Australian to receive the Gold Veitch Memorial Medal from the Royal Horticultural Society (UK). He is the only person in the Southern Hemisphere to be awarded an Honorary Fellow of Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Guild London, he was awarded the Electronic Laurel, Radio Laurel and Gold Laurel & Hall of Fame -Australian Horticultural Media Association. Award of Excellence - Australian Institute of Horticulture, Award of Excellence and Award of Merit also Allan Seale Award-Nursery & Garden Industry NSW, Award of Merit -Nursery & Garden Industry Australia.
Graham has been a national broadcaster with Macquarie /Fairfax Radio since 1980 with The Garden Clinic Show, national television garden presenter with Channel 7 since 1980 and 25 years with Better Homes & Gardens TV. Host of Great Gardens of the World TV series.
Author of five books on gardening and horticulture in Australia and co-founder Garden Clinic.dot com.