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Schedule of Charges
Australian National Botanic Gardens

Parking

Service

Charge1

Description

Parking

$3.00 per hour

Parking

Parking charge – daily charge

$11.00

Maximum charge for parking for one day

Botanical Services

Service

Charge1

Description

Plant identification service

Free

Plant identification services for non-commercial enquiries by members of the general public and amateur organizations. Batches must be less than ten specimens.

Plant identification service  

$25.00 per specimen (standard charge) $13.00 per specimen (reduced rate)

Plant identification services. The standard charge applies to plant identification services for commercial enquiries or for batches greater than 10 specimens.

Reduced rate applies when suitable specimens are given to the Australian National Herbarium; where specimens were collected as part of a collaborative project with the ANBG or Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research; where low-level identification (eg to genus level) is required; or for large projects.

General botanical information services

Free

Information services for members of the general public and amateur organizations where the service requires less than one hour.

Professional botanical information services

Based on an hourly rate2 for APS 6.3 salary (currently $52.65 per hour inc GST). Minimum charge of three hours ($157.95 inc GST).

Professional botanical information services including literature searches, data queries, data entry, taxonomic and nomenclature validity checks, proofreading of botanical manuscripts. Charges are based on an hourly rate for providing these services. Hourly charges are linked to the salary scale of an APS Level 6.3.

Horticultural Charges

Service

Charge1

Description

Collection and distribution of plant material from the Gardens' collections.
Note: A plant material release agreement must also be obtained for this service:
www.anbg.gov.au/anbg/permits/plant-release/

By agreement

Plant material release from the Gardens collections to approved organizations for approved purposes. Charges are based on an hourly rate for valuing, collecting and processing material, quarantine clearance and related services. Hourly charges are linked to the salary scale of an APS Level 4.3.

Photograph Collection Charges

All images are supplied digitally. No film duplicates are now provided.

Service

Charge

Description

Commercial use fee

$100.00 per image

Licence fee to reproduce image.
Applies to all book/magazine publishers, commercial web sites, advertising and other commercial activities.

Non-commercial use fee

By agreement

Licence fee to reproduce image.
Applies to all non-commercial use..
On condition that credit and © is given to the Australian National Botanic Gardens and these words are hot-linked to our home page.

Education Services Charges 2013

Service

Charge1

Description

Facilitated program (1hr)

$5.50 per person (min $77.00 per group)

Standard facilitated education programs based on a one-hour session with 10 - 25 students, program dependent

Facilitated program (1½ - 2 consecutive hrs)

$8.00 per student
Minimum $112.00 per group

Standard facilitated education programs based on a one and a half hour session with 10 - 25 students, program dependent

‘Education ranger ’ facilitated education program (2 ½ - 3 consecutive hrs)

$11.00 per student
Minimum $144 per group

Standard facilitated education programs based on three one-hour sessions with 10 - 25 students, program dependent

Facilitated evening education program (1 ½ hrs)

$8.00 / $9.00 per student Minimum $160.00 / $180.00

Standard night facilitated education program based on a one and a half hour session with 10 - 15 students

Facilitated weekend education program (1 - 1 ½ hrs)

$8.00 / $9.00 per student Minimum $160.00 / $180.00  

Teacher facilitated programs (DIY)

Free

Self-guided tour materials for education groups, materials may be downloaded from the website at no cost.

Specialised facilitated education program with horticultural staff (per hour)

$6.50 per student per hour + materials

Customised programs involving use of Gardens facilities, staff and equipment. Programs may include: specialist training and lectures. A separate charge may be made for materials: Cost + 15% administration cost + GST

Teacher familiarisation programs

Free

Up to 2 hour sessions familiarising educators with the programs offered by the Gardens

Teacher professional development programs

$10 per participant Minimum $100

Programs involving use of Gardens facilities, staff and equipment. Cost dependent on the type of program and number of classes programs may include: specialist training and lectures. A separate charge may be made for materials: Cost + 15% administration cost + GST

Education Services Charges 2014

Service

Charge1

Description

Facilitated program (1hr)

$5.50 per person (min $77.00 per group)

Standard facilitated education programs based on a one-hour session with 10 - 25 students, program dependent

Facilitated program (1½ - 2 consecutive hrs)

$8.25 per student
Minimum $112.50 per group

Standard facilitated education programs based on a one and a half hour session with 10 - 25 students, program dependent

Facilitated program (2 ½ - 3 consecutive hrs)

$11.25 per student
Minimum $150 per group

Standard facilitated education programs based on three one-hour sessions with 10 - 25 students, program dependent

Facilitated evening education program (1 ½ hrs)

$8.25 / $9.25 per student Minimum $160.00 / $180.00

Standard night facilitated education program based on a one and a half hour session with 10 - 15 students

Facilitated weekend education program (1 - 1 ½ hrs)

$8.25 / $9.25 per student Minimum $160.00 / $180.00  

Teacher facilitated programs (DIY)

Free

Self-guided tour materials for education groups, materials may be downloaded from the website at no cost.

Specialised facilitated education program with horticultural staff (per hour)

$6.50 per student per hour + materials

Customised programs involving use of Gardens facilities, staff and equipment. Programs may include: specialist training and lectures. A separate charge may be made for materials: Cost + 15% administration cost + GST

Teacher famil programs

Free

Up to 2 hour sessions familiarising educators with the programs offered by the Gardens

Teacher professional development programs

$10 per participant Minimum $100

Programs involving use of Gardens facilities, staff and equipment. Cost dependent on the type of program and number of classes programs may include: specialist training and lectures. A separate charge may be made for materials: Cost + 15% administration cost + GST

Public Programs

Afterdark tours .....................................................................................$20.00 adults, $15.00 children
Flora Explorer tours...................................................................................$6.00 adults, $3.00 children

School holiday special program 1 hour …………………………………………………….$10.00 per participant
School holiday special program 1½ - 2 hours…................................................... $15.00 per participant
School holiday special program 3-4 hours…………………………………...................$25.00 per participant
School holiday special program (full day)…………………………………………………..$60.00 per participant
Early childhood special program 1 hour………………………………………………….....$5.00 per participant
Early childhood special program 1½ - 2 hours……………………………………………$10.00 per participant
Specialist guide…………………………………………………….... $15.00 per person (min $100.00 per group)

Indoor and Outdoor Sites and Facilities

Service

Charge1

Description

Commercial full day hire of:

Subject to availability. Fees for half day or less are 75% of fees for full day.
Weekend and after hours (before 8.30am and after 5pm) – 100% loading plus $150.00 security fee.
Staff assistance for set-up – 100% loading.
Concession rates for non-profit groups related to ANBG – 60% of hire rate (8.30am to 5pm only).
For commercial activities relevant to the activities of the ANBG, a charge not exceeding 15% of gross turnover may also be levied.

Dickson Room

$400 - Full day
$300 - Half day

Theatrette

$450 - Full day
$350 - Half day
$100 per hour

Crosbie Morrison Building

$600 - Full day
$400 - Half day

Banks Building

$400 - Full day
$300 - Half day

Outdoor sites (1-100 people)

$400 - Full day
$300 - Half day

Outdoor sites (101-250 people)

$600 - Full day
$450 - Half day

Outdoor sites (251-500 people) min $1000
Outdoor sites (101-200 people) min $2000

Other Activities Involving Site and Facility Use

Service

Charge1

Description

Weddings – site hire

$600.00
per 3-hours  

Outdoor or indoor sites reserved for weddings and associated wedding photography. Costs include staff and licensee assistance in organization, set-up and limited transport to the selected site. Maximum use period three hours.

Wedding management is carried out by Café operator and may be subject to additional charges.

Indoor wet weather option for Weddings

$150.00

 

Wedding photography – site hire

$200.00
per 3-hours

Site hire for wedding photography. Maximum use period three hours.

Miscellaneous Staff and Materials Charges

Service

Charge1

Description

Use of staff services

$100 per hour
minimum 2 hours

Staff services may include after hours security, assistance with events and functions at Gardens venues and preparation of materials and signs.

Materials supplied by ANBG for client use

Cost + 15% administration cost + GST

Materials supplied by ANBG for client use. Restrictions apply to the type and quantity of materials supplied.

Seat Dedication

Service

Proposed charge1

Comment

Dedication of existing seat for 10 years

$1,500

Seat dedication consists of placing of a small plaque to outdoor seating and ongoing maintenance of seat.

Provision of new dedicated seat for 10 years

$5,000

Seat dedication consists of placing of a small plaque to outdoor seating and ongoing maintenance of seat.

Friends Discount

Service

Proposed charge1

Comment

Parking

free

Financial members of the Friends of the ANBG receive a free annual parking permit.

Discounted rate for facility hire charges.

85% of approved charge

Discounted rates for indoor and outdoor facility hire for personal non-commercial use by Friends of the Gardens.

1 Unless otherwise stated all charges include GST
2 Calculations of hourly rates include consideration of penalty rates, superannuation charges and other relevant allowances

 

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