The Royal Botanic Garden offers some of the most diverse, cinematic backdrops in the world for filming and photography projects as well as being one of the most film-friendly venues in Sydney.
We can accommodate large commercial projects, feature films, documentaries, fashion photography and portrait shoots. We offer the most iconic sites in Sydney, as well as manicured gardens, tropical garden backdrops and wide open spaces with the city skyline as the backdrop.
Our helpful and experienced staff are happy to advise you on the most suitable location, and will endeavour to make your shoot at the Garden as smooth as possible.
If you plan to undertake any commercial filming or photography in The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney or The Domain you will need to apply for a permit.
Applying for a permit is easy. Simply click on Book Now below and complete our application form. You will also find below descriptions of our popular filming and photography sites and our fees and charges.
Please note, Public Liability Insurance must be included when submitting your application. We recommend a minimum of five business days to process applications.
Before you enquire about filming and photography in the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, please read through the Conditions for Filming and Photography and check our detailed Site Map.
If you would like to hold your Wedding Photography at the Gardens, please refer to our Weddings page.