Australian National Botanic Gardens

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Up Close ended on Saturday  6 January 2018.

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Seed fern fossils

Time Travel Walks – Science Week

11.30 am – 12.30 pm, Monday 13 August, Wednesday 15 August & Saturday 18 August — Meet at the Visitor Centre

Unpack your imagination and step back 3 billion years in time to look at the origin of all plants. Meander through the gardens with a guide and explore major events in plant evolution with living plants illustrating each step.

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Making dyes from eucalypts

Wattle and eucalypt dyeing workshops

9.00 am – 1.00 pm, 22 Aug, 9 Sept & 16 Sept

Join local textile artist Sally Blake in a fun and creative wattle and eucalypt dyeing workshop. Learn how to make flower, leaf and bark dyes and try your new skills out on a take-home scarf using dyes from local acacias and eucalypts.

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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