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.

Have you ever walked across Australia in an hour?

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of Australia’s ecosystems, from subtropical rainforests to the dramatic desert scenery of the Red Centre Garden.

This fascinating stroll through our country’s landscapes explores how the Australian environment has shaped our unique plants.


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Suitable for

  • Tick icon Years 3–6
  • Tick icon Years 7–10
  • Tick icon Years 11–12


1 hour


$7.50 per student

Maximum number of students


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