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Bookings essential for all Education programs including self guided programs. Large groups are welcome, please contact the education officer to discuss how we can facilitate your group.

Please book online or contact the Education officer on (02) 6250 9408 or education@anbg.gov.au

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BOOK NOW FOR 2015 TO GET 2014 PRICES!

2014 Education Prices
One day program................................................................. $5.75 per student (min $75.00)
Two day programs discount............................................ $8.25 per student (min $112.50)
Three day programs discount ...................................... $11.25 per student (min $150.00)
Twilight evening program with supper.......................... $9.25 per student (min $180.00)
Twilight evening program (no supper).......................... $8.25 per student (min $160.00)
One weekend / PH program............... $8.25 / $9.25 per student (min $160.00/$180.00)

Education programs

Preschool – year 2
50 mins

Years 3 – 6
60 mins

Years 7 - 9
60 mins

Years 10 - 12
60 mins

Habitat Hunter
Who lives here?
 
Budding Botanist
Growing plants: seeds and soil
Budding Botanist
Growing plants: Germination, flowers and photosynthesis
Botanist Apprentice
Identifying plants: famous families
Pond Dipping
Habitats and lifecycles
Pond Dipping
Habitats and lifecycles
Pond Dipping
Discover aquatic ecosystems, food webs, indicator species and water quality
Using Bush Plants
Indigenous food, medicine, and tools
Using Bush Plants
Fire, food, and indigenous land management
Around Oz in an Hour
Discover Australia's biodiversity from deserts to rainforests
 
Twilight
Unlock the Gardens gates for an exclusive night adventure
Self Guided programs
Discover unique Australian native plants on our self–guided learning programs and teacher resources.

Tertiary students

Tertiary education is undertaken through the Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research and the Australian National Herbarium in the form of Botanical Internships and graduate supervision.

Professional Development and Resources for Teachers

Teacher professional development programs are available on request. Alternatively schools can run staff professional development days in the Gardens. Free venue hire is offered to schools who schedule a 20min-60min session for teachers exploring the Gardens' exciting learning opportunities.

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