Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

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Attention: NSW Caretaker Period has commenced - The Caretaker Period for the NSW Election commenced on 6 March 2015.More


Autumn in Your Gardens - exhibitions, music, festivity, workshops, kids' activities, talks & walks - in autumn at three Gardens.More


Save a Species Walk returns in 2015! - get behind our staff and help the walk-teams achieve their goal.More


2015 Garden Design Series - Foundation & Friends presents monthly talks on the landscaped environment March to June.More


AnnanROMA - enjoy the flavours of Macarthur, along with fun, frivolity and music, at Mount Annan Botanic Garden.More


TomahROMA - enjoy regional produce, the Back To Back Wool Challenge, and the Apple Pie bake-off at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden on Saturday 2 May.More

extended opening hours 

Extended opening hours - at the Australian Botanic Garden: 8 am to 7 pm from 1 Dec 2014 to 5 April 2015.More


Tomato Festival Sydney - celebrate the tomato 14-15 February, 10 am-4 pm both days, competition registrations now open.More



Biome public exhibition - a showcase opportunity to mark the 200th anniversary of the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.More

Jurassic jungle - Kids can discover the world’s prehistoric plants in the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.More


Groundbreaking PlantBank app - for an even better day out at this world-leading centre for plant research and seed banking.More

Rainforest seed dispersal breakthrough - Large fruited species vulnerable to extinction should be planted more widely.More


Small trees for Sydney - Trees less than 10 metres tall are terrific in small gardens where space is at a premium.More

fusarium fungus

Moth orchids - our plant pathology team has helped to lift a ban on the importation of moth orchids from Taiwan.More


Farm Cove Sea Wall - This iconic part of Sydney Harbour’s foreshore landscape is now secure for future generations to enjoy.More


Australian PlantBank - seed vault and research laboratories open 10 am-5 pm Mon-Fri, new app and microsite available.More


‘Mint Velvet’ - the latest release from the Trust's commercial production unit at the Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan.More


The Jungle Lodge - accommodation onsite at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah; the ideal setting for a mid week escape or weekend getaway.More


Aboriginal Heritage Tour - learn about the rich heritage and culture of the Aboriginal people of the Blue Mountains.More