Australian National Botanic Gardens

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Magic Garden – Musical Discovery Walk ended on Monday  6 May 2019.

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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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Monday 6 May, 11.30 am – 1.00 pm — Throughout the Gardens

See and hear the Gardens come to life with music from the rainforest to the Red Centre in this special Canberra International Music Festival concert.

Maps are provided and wet weather options are in place for this musical discovery walk.

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This concert is generously supported by Debbie Cameron.


Monday 6 May, 11.30 am – 1.00 pm


Throughout the Gardens