Australian National Botanic Gardens

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DIY Beeswax Wraps ended on Sunday 19 May 2019.

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Botanicals in blue

Botanicals in blue – PhotoAccess workshop

Saturday 31 August, 10.00 am – 4.00 pm — Banks Building

Join PhotoAccess and leading local photomedia artist Kim Sinclair for a hands-on workshop exploring how to create striking cyanotype prints capturing your experience of the Gardens in beautiful late winter bloom.

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Endangered Dampiera fusca

Now you see them, now you don't – Threatened Species Day walk

Friday 6 September and Saturday 7 September, 11.30 am–1.00 pm — Meet at the Visitor Centre

Learn about the diversity of threatened species and communities on show at the Gardens on a special guided walk for Threatened Species Day.

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New Holland. Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Wake Up With the Birds

7.45 am–9.15 am, Saturdays & Sundays, 28 September–20 October — Meet at the Visitor Centre

Be enchanted by the birds on this early morning guided bird watching walk through the Gardens.

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Wattle by Irene Lorbergs

Wattle Walks

11.00 am – 12.00 pm daily, 1–8 September — Meet at the Visitor Centre

Discover the wonderful world of Wattles – the genus Acacia – their symbolism and cultural history on this one hour walk which celebrates our national floral emblem.

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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

When

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

Where

Banks Building

Price

$30 per person (includes all materials)