Australian National Botanic Gardens

from 5 pm, Thursday 12 August.

In accordance with the ACT Government’s COVID-19 lockdown requirements, the Gardens is closed until further notice. We will continue to monitor the situation and to follow COVID-19 related health recommendations, and updates will be posted on our website and social media channels.

Please visit the ACT health website for further information at We look forward to welcoming you at the Gardens soon.

Only minutes from the centre of Canberra is the world’s most diverse collection of Australian plants – more than 4300 different species growing in a stunning bushland setting.

It’s a place where locals and visitors to our nation’s capital come to explore, learn, relax and enjoy time with friends or family in a tranquil natural environment.

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The Gardens offer a great day out for families, couples and groups of all ages and abilities.

A map of the Australian National Botanic Gardens Download a map of the Australian National Botanic Gardens.