Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia

School holiday and other kids' activities

The three Gardens have a changing program of hands-on activities designed for children during the school holidays and over summer. Activities are fun for the whole family.


Cadi Jam2

Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

Cadi Jam Ora – Holiday Program

Cadi Jam Ora — We are in Cadi — is the traditional home to the Cadigal Aboriginal clan. This area, now occupied by the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, is a special place for people and plants.

  • Discover native plants used by Aboriginal people
  • Experience Aboriginal music and story telling
  • Create your own Aboriginal styled artwork 
  • Join in celebrating NAIDOC week 

Times: 10.30 am – 12 noon & 1.00 – 2.30 pm
Dates: Monday 29 June to Friday 3 July 2015
Cost:  $18.00 per child
  $16.50 per child for groups of 10 or more
Book online now: 
Enquiries: 9231 8134

 Living world2

Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah

Living Worlds Self-Guided Trail

Pick up your trail guide from the Visitor Centre, then find the six trail stops to discover some weird and amazing plants and the mini-worlds in which they live. Answer the quiz questions to solve the puzzle and win a prize! Suitable for children aged 6-12 years. 

When: Every day throughout autumn, 9.30 am-5 pm daily
Where: Visitor Centre, Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Cost: Member’s child/non-member’s child $6
Enquiries: 4567 3000


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