Australian National Botanic Gardens

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Free Guided Tree Walks for Canberra Tree Week ended on Sunday  9 May 2021.

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Current events

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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Off the beaten track

Off the beaten track guided walks

Monday 14 June – Sunday 20 June, 11 am–12 noon & 2 pm–3 pm daily — Meet at the clock near the entry bridge

Venture into parts of the Gardens not frequently visited to see beautiful plants growing there with a volunteer guide.

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Saturday 1 May - Sunday 9 May 11 am-12 noon and 2 pm-3 pm — Meet at the clock near the cafe bridge

Come and see the huge variety of Australia’s native trees growing in the Gardens and hear interesting stories about their uses, how they got their names and their importance in the Australian landscape.

Daily from Saturday May 1st to Sunday May 9th 11 am-12 noon and 2pm-3 pm 

Meet at the clock. No booking required.

 

When

Saturday 1 May - Sunday 9 May 11 am-12 noon and 2 pm-3 pm

Where

Meet at the clock near the cafe bridge

Price

Free