Australian National Botanic Gardens

The Australian National Botanic Gardens is open and welcomes visitors from 8.30 am to 5 pm every day of the year (except 25 December).

Visitors will need to comply with the COVID-19 safety measures that remain in place across the ACT. Read more.

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Current COVID-19 restrictions FAQ

Thursday 5 May 2022

Frequently asked questions regarding the current COVID-19 restrictions at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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Mount Imlay Mallee Tree

Fresh hope for our native flora with new National Native Seed Strategy

Friday 3 December 2021

One of Australia’s rarest trees was highlighted during the launch of the Strategy for the Australian Native Seed Sector at the Australian National Botanic Gardens in November.

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Draft Management Plan 2022

Monday 1 November 2021

The Australian National Botanic Gardens has prepared a draft management plan. The plan will set the direction for the future of the Gardens and guide its management for the next 10 years.

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Australian National Botanic Gardens has re-opened

Friday 29 October 2021

The Australian National Botanic Gardens has now re-opened to visitors from 29 October 2021. 

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Australian National Botanic Gardens re-opens to visitors

Wednesday 27 May 2020

The Australian National Botanic Gardens has re-opened to visitors. We invite you to enjoy a walk, the fresh air and the wide-open spaces.

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Kathryn Scobey is part of the team at the Australian National Botanic Gardens working to ensure the survival of Santalum acuminatum at Uluru-Kata Tjuta.

ANBG grows seedlings to protect Uluru tree from extinction

Friday 24 April 2020

The National Seed Bank at the Australian National Botanic Gardens (ANBG) has been working on a collection of seeds of Desert Quandong from Uluru-Kata Tjuta to better understand how to propagate the species.

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