Media centre

Welcome to the Australian National Botanic Gardens media centre! This centre is designed to help you find the right contacts and advice for your story.



  • Media queries

    The media team helps look after media, social media and web activity for Australian National Botanic Gardens. They are available via email. They can help provide advice on your story, and tee up interviews and other opportunities. You can also call on 0427 081 639.

  • Latest news and media releases

    To keep up on the latest news for Parks Australia, check out our media releases or stay in touch with us via social media. Join our blog, Facebook page or talk to us on Twitter.

  • Getting a permit to film in our parks

    All commercial film crews, still photographers, artists and sound recorders need to apply for a permit to carry out commercial work in Australian National Botanic Gardens. Click here to apply for a permit.

  • News of the day

    If our gardens manager deems a story to be 'news of the day' then the requirement for news media to have a permit may be waived. Please contact the media team if you believe this applies to you.

  • Images

    For hi-res images for Australian National Botanic Gardens, please contact us - julie.akmancic@environment.gov.au.