Australian National Botanic Gardens

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DinotraX – a dinosaur adventure ended on Sunday 28 July 2019.

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Xerochrysum bracteantha

Colour in Winter Guided Walks

11.00 am–12.00 pm & 2.00 pm–3.00 pm daily, Monday 9 August–Sunday 15 August — Meet at the clock near the bridge

Brighten your winter day and discover the spectacular colours of leaves, bark, flowers and seeds in the Gardens 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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Wattle by Irene Lorbergs

Wattle Walks

11.00 am–12.00 pm & 2.00–3.00 pm daily, 30 August–5 September — Meet at the clock near the bridge

Celebrate Wattle Week with a guided walk exploring the Gardens’ collection of wattles, the genus Acacia.

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6–28 July 2019 — Australian National Botanic Gardens and the National Dinosaur Museum

Become an intrepid explorer and step back in time on a dinosaur adventure trail through the Gardens and the National Dinosaur Museum.

Bring family and friends for this rare opportunity to encounter dinosaurs and plant fossils among the landscapes they once inhabited.

Dinosaur herds, ancient petrified wood, living fossil plants and flying winged creatures will be on display throughout the Gardens.

Continue on the trail to the National Dinosaur Museum to discover the largest permanent display of dinosaur and prehistoric fossils in Australia.

Download the trail map or pick up a copy from the Gardens’ Visitor Information Centre to set off on your adventure.

When

6–28 July 2019

Where

Australian National Botanic Gardens and the National Dinosaur Museum

Price

Free at the Gardens, cost applies at the National Dinosaur Museum