Australian National Botanic Gardens

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MEGAfauna Makers ended on Thursday 11 July 2024.

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Current events

Arbour

Arbour

31 July - 1 September 2024, 9.30 am to 4.30 pm — Visitor Centre

'Arbour’ is an exploratory series of drawings and prints focusing on the rich diversity and meaning embedded in the form and structure of trees.

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Gang of Four Exhibition

Gang of Four Exhibition

3 - 28 July 2024, 9.30 am to 4.30 pm — Visitor Centre

Join the Gang of Four for their next exhibition at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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Megafauna 2024.

Magnificent MEGAfauna: Hide and Seek

1 - 31 July, daily

Explore the Gardens in July to find some unique ancient animals!

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Megafauna Insights

Megafauna Fun

Fridays & Saturdays 5 & 6 July, 12 & 13 July, 19 & 20 July at 10.15 am & 11.15 am — Rock Garden Friends Shelter & Eucalypt Lawn

Join children’s author Bronwyn Saunders for MEGAchats about MEGAfauna!

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8, 9, 10 & 11 July, 10:00 am – 11:30 am & 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Join artist Tom Buckland on a magical journey into the past where giant creatures roamed the earth! In this exciting workshop, children can let their imaginations run wild as they become palaeontologists and artists. They will sculpt their own ancient megafauna using natural materials like native leaves, seeds, sticks and clay.

Get ready to unearth creativity and explore the wonders of prehistoric life right before your eyes!

Monday – Thursday 8, 9, 10 & 11 July

Session 1: 10.00 am - 11.30 am Session 2: 12.30 pm - 2.00 pm Drop in - places limited.

Free - donations accepted.

Perfect for families. Children must attend with an adult.

When

8, 9, 10 & 11 July, 10:00 am – 11:30 am & 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Price

Free - donations accepted