Botanic Gardens Trust, Sydney, Australia



Visit our shop

It’s located right in the heart of the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney. Located in the Palm Grove Centre in a spectacular glass and stone building, the Garden Shop offers Sydney’s finest range of horticultural, botanical and general gardening books with a particular emphasis on Australian native plants. The book room offers a place to relax and read through our books in window seats with a view into the Garden which surround the shop. We also carry a large range of books relating to botanic illustration, bush regeneration, cooking, bush foods, succulents, orchids and much, much more.

In addition to our beautiful book room we have an eclectic and unusual range of gifts to suit everyone. Here you can buy Australian native bushfoods, gardening tools, cosmetics based on Australian and exotic plant species, stationery. We have the largest selection of botanical themed card ranges in Australia, clothing for kids and adults, jewellery, toys and a great range of souvenirs which you won’t find anywhere else.

You can also take home a great range of Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney branded product to remind you of your visit - including hats, umbrellas, t-shirts and our own brand of Australian native seeds.

Many of the publications we sell are available online through the NSW Government shop.nsw website.

Open: 9.30 am-5 pm daily, 9.30 am-4.30 pm June and July. 
All profits from the shop benefit the Royal Botanic Garden.
Friends of The Gardens receive a 10% discount.

The Garden Shop
Royal Botanic Garden
Mrs Macquaries Road
Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Telephone: +61 2 9231 8125
Fax: +61 2 9252 8701


  • Visitor information area in Garden Shop - provides brochures, maps and general information
  • Volunteer information booth - open 10 am to 2.30 pm weekdays and 11 am to 1 pm weekends: for Garden history and plant information, Garden maps and self-guided walks brochures and starting point for free guided walks
  • Wheel chair hire - free (refundable deposit required) but bookings essential - phone the Shop on 9231 8125
  • Credit cards - we accept Visa, Mastercard, Bankcard and Government or Company purchase orders

Garden shops

Our Garden Shops carry just about everything a gardener could want including tools, seeds and clothing. Gifts with a botanical or gardening theme are our speciality, including jewellery, stationery, prints and posters.

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Garden Shop