Who can join?

If you currently write, broadcast or present in media about gardening or horticultural in general you are welcome to apply for membership.

If you are an allied trade, we would be happy to consider you for an associate membership.

Membership criteria

A person will qualify for full membership if he or she writes, broadcasts or presents in media, in any of its forms, about gardening or horticulture in general. A minimum of two year’s experience in the horticultural media must be demonstrated. This professional involvement should include a percentage of the applicant’s income having been derived from employment or contracted services in horticultural media during that time.

Any applicant who has less than two year’s involvement in the horticultural media or who is studying, qualified in, or working in the field of horticulture with an interest in the horticultural media can be elected an associate member.

The appropriate completed and signed membership application form must have as proposer and seconder financial members of the HMA of NSW Inc. It should be mailed along with payment to the Association Secretary.

Application forms can be completed ONLINE HERE or downloaded HERE.

Final approval of applications will be by the full elected committee. Applicants will be advised in writing of their application success.

Annual subscription

The annual subscription for membership of HMA of NSW Inc. is $75.00 (no GST is payable). The subscription is subject to increase or alteration at the discretion of the Executive Committee and membership.

New members are not required to pay until the outcome of their application has been confirmed.

There are no products in this group.

For further information, please contact:


Steve Falcioni

Email: membership@hmansw.com.au