Australian National Botanic Gardens

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Current events

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Bilby trail and craft activities (self-guided)

Fri 29 Mar - Sun 28 Apr — Collect a map from the Visitor Centre

Learn about the bilby and its habitat on a children's self-guided trail.

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Bush Fragrance

6 Apr – 5 May 2024 — Visitor Centre at the Australian National Botanical Gardens

This exhibition celebrates the work of the Botanic Art Group and their love of native flora.

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Tree walks.

Free Guided Walk: Parliamentary Timber

6 to 12 May, 11 am–12 pm & 2–3 pm — Meet at the clock near the bridge.

Join a free guided walk during ACT Tree Week to learn about the beautiful Australian timbers featured in Parliament House.

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Garden of Letters by the Canberra Calligraphy Society

8 May 2024 - 2 June 2024 — Visitor Centre at the Australian National Botanical Gardens

Join the Canberra Calligraphy Society for their next exhibition ‘Garden of Letters’ at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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29 November 2017 to 6 January 2018, 8.30 am–4.30 pm — Visitor Centre Gallery

An exhibition of botanical paintings by Ruth Dodd.

When

29 November 2017 to 6 January 2018, 8.30 am–4.30 pm

Where

Visitor Centre Gallery