Australian National Botanic Gardens

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DIY Beeswax Wraps ended on Monday 20 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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Sunday 19 May, 10.00 am – 12.30 pm and 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm — Banks Building

Make your own beeswax wraps for World Bee Day.

Use less plastic at home and get creative at the same time. Join Annette Boyd in this fun and relaxed workshop in a creative setting. 

Suitable for 18 yrs and over.

Limited to 16 participants.

Bookings are essential and close two days prior to event.

  • Book Sunday 19 May 10.00 am – SOLD OUT

  • Book Sunday 19 May 2.00 pm – SOLD OUT


Sunday 19 May, 10.00 am – 12.30 pm and 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm


Banks Building


$30 per person (includes all materials)