Australian National Botanic Gardens

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Time Travel Walks – Science Week ended on Saturday 18 August 2018.

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DinotraX

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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11.30 am – 12.30 pm, Monday 13 August, Wednesday 15 August & Saturday 18 August — Meet at the Visitor Centre

Unpack your imagination and step back 3 billion years in time to look at the origin of all plants.

Meander through the Gardens with a guide and explore major events in plant evolution with living plants illustrating each step.

Using a timescale of one year, we will time travel forward to today, watching the development of plants from their humble beginnings to the amazing diversity of Australian flora in the present day.

Join us for an incredible journey through time. 

Bookings are essential. 

When

11.30 am – 12.30 pm, Monday 13 August, Wednesday 15 August & Saturday 18 August

Where

Meet at the Visitor Centre

Price

Free