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Walk this way for spectacular Black Mountain views

Our brand new Bushland Nature Walk on Black Mountain is now open! With spectacular views through the trees to Canberra City, Parliament House and beyond, the walk gives a glimpse of some of the unique plants and animals living on Black Mountain. [read more]

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Play detective these holidays and find out Who Did That?

Looking for something to do with the kids this holiday? The Australian National Botanic Gardens has opened Who Did That? – a new trail to help children explore our native plants through interactive, fun activities. [read more]

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Enjoy the Sounds of Summer

As the sun goes down over the Gardens, enjoy live music, delicious food and drink, socialising and dancing on the picturesque Eucalypt Lawn. [read more]

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Get your reptile fix at Snakes Alive 2017

Snakes Alive, an annual event at the Gardens, is one of the most diverse displays of reptiles in Australia. Around 100 reptiles, representing over 30 different species will be on display. [read more]

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See nature inspiring art - Exhibitions in the Visitor Centre

During your visit, experience interpretations of the natural world through the eyes of artists. Exhibitions in the Visitor Centre Gallery feature a broad program of displays including fine art, craft, photography, sculpture and other creative forms. [read more]

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Ride the Flora Explorer – extended holiday tours

Discover the Gardens in relaxing style with a 45 min guided highlights tour aboard our 13-seater electric bus. Flora Explorer tours will run daily during the ACT school holidays until 29 January. [read more]

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Learn a new skill - Traditional Weaving Workshops

Enjoy a hands-on workshop which inspires a connection to Aboriginal culture and learn techniques of the age old art of traditional weaving. [read more]

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Pamper yourself or a loved one at our EcoSpa

Nestled within the Australian National Botanic Gardens, Jindii embodies a cleaner, greener approach to Spa and Wellness. We offer a large menu of exquisite and effective spa treatments using only the finest in Australian, organic spa products. [read more]

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Gardens venues and catering - perfect for your next occasion

The Gardens is the perfect place to hold your next occasion. With a range of facilities, beautiful surroundings and delicious catering, the Gardens is an ideal venue for your celebrations, meetings, training days or presentations [read more].


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