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

SOCIAL MEDIA

DISABLED ACCESS

TRIPADVISOR

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #13 of 135 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2015

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

Peaceful oasis

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The Botanic Gardens are a great oasis and a peaceful retreat to head to for something a bit different. They are great for kids and families as well as older visitors who can meander slowly around the...

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A very pleaseant day, stayed longer than what we thought

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Really great and different from all of the other botanical gardens I have seen. Very extensive grounds, the cafe is over priced, but there are suitable amenities. If you are into plants, this is...

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Walking, walking, wildlife and trees

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Need I say more? You get to walk around the most beautiful natural environment in the heart of a city, watching birds and rabbits and lizards frolic. Protip: An amazing place for family or wedding...

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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

6250 9588

FAX NUMBER

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