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High Country ended on Monday 13 May 2019.
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8–12 July, 15–19 July 2019 — Banks Building
Discover and learn about nature through observation, drawing, painting, nature journaling and craft. Get to know the birds, insects, marsupials, reptiles and the unique Australian plant communities featured in the Gardens.
Sunday 26 May 10.30 am – 2.30 pm — Leave from the Visitor Centre
Celebrate National Botanic Gardens Day with a new way to see the Gardens on board our electric bus. Hop off and explore the Gardens or loop all the way back to the Visitor Centre.
Sunday 26 May, 10.30-11.30 am & 1.30-2.30 pm — Crosbie Morrison Amphitheatre
Join Aboriginal storyteller Larry Brandy in the Gardens as he shares his Wiradjuri culture with people of all ages through performance and storytelling.
A selection of paintings, drawings, pastels and limited edition prints focusing on the ‘natural patterns’ found in the high country region of NSW and the ACT.
With a particular focus on the eucalypts of the Australian National Botanic Gardens, artist Janita Byrne explores and experiments with a range of naturally occurring patterns found in our environment – from infinitely variable cloud patterns to the patterns formed by melting snow on the native heather of the high country.
17 April – 12 May, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm
Visitor Centre Gallery