Australian National Botanic Gardens

Daily, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm — Visitor Centre Gallery

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There’s always an exhibition in the Visitor Centre Gallery.

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

Current and upcoming exhibitions

SG Banksia solandri

Legacy of Banks and Solander

26 September - 25 October — Visitor Centre Gallery

An exhibition of botanical art focusing on plants collected by Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander on their discovery voyage of Australia to coincide with the 250th Anniversary of Cooks first voyage to Australia and on Banksias for the Gardens 50th Anniversary.

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Fuzzy Berry by Amy Jones, Erindale College. 1st place colour.

Schools Photographic Competition Exhibition

28 October – 15 November — Visitor Centre Gallery

An exhibition of photographs showcasing retrospective works of creativity and photographic skills in colour, monochrome and altered reality of plants, wildlife and scenery.

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Crescent Honeyeater

Reflections: Friends Photographic Group

19 November – 6 December — Visitor Centre Gallery

An exhibition of photographs of flora and fauna taken within the Gardens by the Friends of the Australian National Botanic Gardens Photographic Group.

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Mosaics by Dirk Lejeune

Dirkswirks Timber Mosaics

9 December – 31 January 2021 — Visitor Centre Gallery

A sculptural feast of three dimensional decorative wood mosaics by Dirk Lejeune. Inspired by his fascination of the Australian bush, his artworks consist of timber, bark and crosscuts of branches.

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