Australian National Botanic Gardens

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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.

Bush animal weaving

Culture on the Move – Bush Animal Weaving Workshops

Monday 28 June 10–11.30 am & 1–2.30 pm — Celia Rosser Room, Banksia Centre

Create your own bush animal in connection with our MEGAfauna trail.

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Off the beaten track

Off the beaten track guided walks

Monday 14 June – Sunday 20 June, 11 am–12 noon & 2 pm–3 pm daily — Meet at the clock near the entry bridge

Venture into parts of the Gardens not frequently visited to see beautiful plants growing there with a volunteer guide.

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MEGAfauna: once there were giants!

MEGAfauna: once there were giants!

26 June –25 July 2021 — Special trail through the Gardens

Embark on an adventure trail filled with nature, science and history! Come face to face with Australia's prehistoric past by immersing yourself in the Gardens newest Megafauna trail – the first of its kind in Australia.

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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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Thursday talks, Australian National Botanic Gardens

Thursday Talks

12.30 pm on Thursdays from February through November — Theatrette

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

Discover upcoming talks