Australian National Botanic Gardens

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Macrame Plant Hanger Workshops ended on Monday  6 August 2018.

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Current events


DinotraX – a dinosaur adventure

6–28 July 2019 — Australian National Botanic Gardens and the National Dinosaur Museum

Become an intrepid explorer as you step back in time on a dinosaur adventure trail through the Gardens and the National Dinosaur Museum.

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NatureArt holiday program

Threatened Species school holiday program with NatureArt Lab

8–12 July, 10.00 am – 2.00 pm — 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.

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NatureArt kids club

NatureArt kids club

Last Sunday of every month, February–November, 10.00 am – 12.00 noon — Banks Building

Join NatureArt Kids Club art and science adventures for an exciting exploration of nature in the Gardens.

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Sunday 5 August — Banks Building

Ever considered how Macrame can be used to decorate your home and garden? 

Come to the Australian National Botanic Gardens’ Macrame Plant Hanger workshop and make your very own plant hanger masterpiece using 100% cotton. 

Spaces are limited. Suitable for 15yrs and over. 

Bookings essential and close two days prior to event:


Sunday 5 August


Banks Building


$80 per person