Visitors photographing filtered light through the rainforest canopy

Australian National Botanic Gardens

Indulge yourself and escape from the city in this beautiful national collection of Australian plants at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Offering a breathtaking array of native plants in a spectacular bushland setting, it is the only place in the world you will see this diversity of Australian native plants in one location.

Featuring year-round events, school holiday programs, exhibitions, guided walks and talks, cafe, botanical gift shop and day spa - there's something to suit everyone at the Gardens.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

8.30 am - 5.00 pm daily (closed Christmas Day); Visitor Centre open 9.30 am - 4.30 pm daily

ENTRY COST

Free entry

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #13 of 134 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2015

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

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The Botanical Gardens were worth a visit but not for the food. The fish and chips were disappointing with an excess of batter and lifeless salad.

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One of the Best!!!!

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These are great gardens. We could not believe how good they were and for in the middle of the winter. The rainforest section was our favourite. It was on several different levels and so easy to...

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Wonderful!!

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Gorgeous gardens, native Australian. A lovely way to spend and hour or two, particularly if you are a natives buff. Topped off with a Devonshire tea on the balcony.

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CONTACT

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ADDRESS

Black Mountain, Clunies Ross Street, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2601

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EMAIL

info@anbg.gov.au

WEB

www.anbg.gov.au/...

PHONE NUMBER

02 6250 9588

FAX NUMBER

02 6250 9599

FEATURES

  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
  • Bicycle Rack
  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Catering
  • Coach Parking
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • First aid equipment
  • Guide
  • Interpretive Centre
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Shop
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
  • Tour Desk
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Walking Tracks