Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of Australian plants with some of Canberra’s most knowledgeable experts.
Monthly workshops presented in association with the Australian Native Plant Society | Cost applies
Embark on a fascinating night tour of the Gardens after being treated to a heartwarming hot chocolate. Finish with stargazing on the Rock Garden Lawn with The Canberra Astronomical Society.
Saturday 6 April, 4 May 6.30 pm | $20 adults, $15 concession plus online booking fee | Bookings essential
A delightful day out for the whole family with garden workshops, presentations, guided walks and performances including the Blamey Street Big Band. Bring a picnic or try the special bush BBQ from Floresco in the Gardens Cafe
Sunday 7 April | 11.00 am - 3.00 pm Café & Crosbie Morrison Lawns | Free
Fascination of Plants Day
Discover Australian eucalypt stories on the new self-guided Eucalypt Trail, take a free guided walk and join in Gardens' activities to celebrate Fascination of Plants Day.
When: Saturday 18 May | Fascination of Plants Day official website
Enjoy stories and craft activities in the Gardens. Suitable for pre-schoolers
In celebration of Canberra’s centenary year, the Friends of the Australian National Botanic Gardens are hosting special monthly Centenary Chats as part of their 2013 Lunchtime Talks program.
Morning Tea for Seniors
Enjoy High Tea at Floresco in the Gardens Cafe and talks by Gardens staff.
Tuesdays 9, 23 April; 7, 21 May; 4, 18 June; 2 July | 10.00 – 11.30 am | Floresco in the Gardens Cafe