Support Us

The Durban Botanic Gardens Trust needs your support!

How can you support us?

Make a donation to the Durban Botanic Gardens Trust

By donating to the Trust you are investing in the future work of the Trust in areas of plant conservation, education, heritage, research and horticultural excellence.

You can choose to make a monthly, annual or once off donation.

We will gladly issue you with a Section 18A Donation Receipt for your donation should you require one for tax purposes.

Sponsor a project

The Durban Botanic Gardens has many projects in need of your support. By choosing a project close to your heart you will be able to help the Durban Botanic Gardens Trust provide essential support to key projects in the areas of biodiversity, education, horticulture and heritage.

Corporate Partnerships

Is your organisation focused on building communities and a greener future? We are! Would you like to become involved?

The Durban Botanic Gardens Trust is looking to develop corporate partnerships where we can work together to build a greener future.

Support our Memorial Bench programme

Do you want to have your own special bench within the Gardens to remember a loved one? By supporting the Durban Botanic Gardens memorial bench programme you can. To find out more, please contact Martin Clement  or 031 322 4013.

Leave a lasting legacy

If you have a passion for the Durban Botanic Gardens we encourage you to help secure its future by leaving a bequest to the Durban Botanic Gardens Trust in your will. What better way to support Africa’s oldest surviving botanic garden.


Do you have the time or the passion to volunteer at the Durban Botanic Gardens? We have a number of projects that need your help. Please contact us to find out how you can get involved.

To make a donation

Please engage with us to find out more

031 322 4021

PayFast internet donation

Donate by EFT / Debit Order

Nedbank, Musgrave Branch (code 130126)
Account number: 1301261246
Account name: Durban Botanic Gardens Trust
Swift Code: NEDSZAJJ (for international payments)
Reference:  Your full name

The Durban Botanic Gardens Trust is an independent discretionary trust registered by the Master of the Supreme Court regd. number IT9208/93.

The Trust is registered as a Public Benefit Organisation (PBO 930020769) under Section 18A of the Income Tax Act which permits all donations to be tax deductible.