Holiday and children's events 2013
afterDARK Bush Tucker Tours in the October Holidays
Suitable for ages 5+
Take an enthralling one hour tour of the Gardens after dark led by education rangers and a guest Indigenous presenter. Following a bush tucker tasting, you will explore the varied biodiversity and habitat regions of the Gardens including the magical Rainforest Gully with a stunning lighting display.
The tour will feature a presentation on the natural and cultural values of the bush to Aboriginal people including their use of many plants and animals.
When: Wednesday 2 October, Saturday 5 October | 7.00 pm and 9 November | 8.00 pm
Time: Gates open a half hour before start time and close right at start time | Session runs approximately 2 hours
Cost: $20 adult plus online booking fee; $15 concession; $15 child; plus online booking fee
Bookings: Essential as numbers are limited | PURCHASE TICKETS
Flora Explorer Tours
Discover the Gardens in relaxing style in this one hour guided tour aboard a 12-seater electric bus.
When: Saturdays, Sundays, and Public Holidays and Tuesdays and Thursdays during school holidays | 1.00 pm
Where: Tours begin outside the Visitor Centre
Cost: $6.00 adult | $3.00 child under 16 and concession | Children under 3 ride free
Purchase tickets: At the Botanical Bookshop in the Visitor Centre | Booking information 6257 3302
Spring Flower walks
Take a walk among the colours, shapes and textures of Australian spring flowers to complement your visit to Floriade.
When: Saturday 14 September to Sunday 13 October | Daily
Time: 11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Where: Walks begin at the Visitor Centre