Australian National Botanic Gardens

There’s always something new and exciting to see and do at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Our calendar of events is changing all the time. Check out the list of current and upcoming events below.

What's on at the Gardens?

Beeswax wraps

Make your own beeswax wraps

10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, Sunday 27 May — Banks Building

Make your own beeswax wraps as part of Botanic Gardens Day.

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Wellspring workshop.

Printing with plants

10.00 am – 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, Sunday 27 May — Crosbie Morrison Building

As part of Botanic Gardens Day, create original artwork prints on paper using paint, textured clay and plants collected from the gardens.

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Exhibitions at the Visitors Centre

Exhibitions at the Visitors Centre

Daily, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm — Visitor Centre Gallery

Exhibitions explore the Australian environment through diverse creative forms including fine art, craft, photography and sculpture.

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Storytime for Preschoolers

Friday Storytime for Preschoolers

First Friday of the month, 10.00 – 11.00 am — Follow the signs from the Cafe Bridge

Stories, songs, rhymes and creative activities are brought to life in the gardens' beautiful natural surroundings.

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Thursday talks, Australian National Botanic Gardens

Thursday Talks

12.30 pm on Thursdays from 1 Feb to 29 Nov 2018 — Theatrette

Our Thursday lunchtime talks cover diverse aspects of the natural world in Australia and around the globe.

Discover upcoming talks
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