Director of National Parks [logo]

Twitter Facebook Friends of the ANBG Blog Donate Share
  View Past Issues of News From Your Gardens
Red Centre Garden officially opens

One of the nation’s biggest living treasures now houses a garden paying tribute to the heart of our country – the Red Centre [read more]

The Gardens takes home ecotourism award

The Australian National Botanic Gardens came alive with excitement after winning the ecotourism category at this year’s Canberra and Capital Region Tourism Awards [read more].


100 things to do at the Australian National Botanic Gardens
100 plus things to do at the Gardens

Check the Gardens' special facebook page to find 100 things to do at the Australian National Botanic Gardens. Tell us your favourite thing about the Gardens to help us complete and add to the list. The page was created to highlight the diverse and unique experiences the Gardens has to offer as part of the celebration of Canberra’s Centenary year, 2013 [read more]. 

Volunteer honours

Commemorating International Volunteer Day, the Australian National Botanic Gardens along with special guest, Senator Zed Seselja paid tribute to the Gardens’ many volunteers with a special recognition ceremony [read more]

Get ready for summer

The Australian National Botanic Gardens is gearing up for another fabulous program of events to keep you entertained during summer [read more].

A gift to your Gardens

Did you know you can donate online?

We welcome your generous support to help us continue to enhance the highest quality of enjoyment, learning and research in horticultural practice, plant science and community education [read more].

Gardens venues and catering from Floresco - perfect for your next occasion

The Gardens is the perfect place to hold your next occasion. With a range of facilities, beautiful surroundings and delicious catering, the Gardens is an ideal venue for your celebrations, meetings, training days or presentations [read more].


Presented over eight balmy summer nights, the concert program offers a diverse selection of music including jazz, swing, Latin American, country, rockabilly, popular and Australian folk. Voted as one of the 100 things people like about Canberra!

Every Sat and Sun throughout Jan 5.30 – 7.30 pm | Eucalypt Lawn
Entry by donation to the Friends $5 family, $2 individual


An evening of fine wine and delicious food, followed by a guided tour of the Gardens by night

Fri 3 Jan, 7 Feb, 14 Feb & 7 Mar
Suitable for adults only
Costs apply & bookings essential

Get up close and see live displays of snakes, lizards, frogs and more

20 – 26 Jan | 10 am – 4 pm weekdays 10 am – 6 pm weekends
Crosbie Morrison Building $5 adult, $4 con, $2 child

A unique night out with short film, comedy from Axis of Awesome and live music from Eskimo Joe

Sat 1 Feb | 6.30 pm | Eucalypt Lawn


Contact | Subscribe | Unsubscribe | December 2013

^ top