Take a free tour, learn about Aboriginal culture or relax and enjoy the view. Whether you’d like to explore the Garden, learn about plants or catch up with friends and family, we’ve got you covered.
The Calyx is a hub of activity, offering food, shopping and an exciting range of events, exhibitions and workshops. Plan your visit to The Calyx here.
We've made it easy for you to make the most of your visit to the Garden. Our volunteers have put together a seasonal list of the exotic and native plants that are currently looking their best.
Shop for botanically-themed books and gifts, then treat yourself to a take-away coffee and a snack or meet friends and family for a meal at one of the Royal Botanic Garden's restaurants or cafes.
Enjoy a unique cultural experience in the heart of the city. Learn about foraging for Aboriginal bush foods, explore Gadigal country and see the Garden with new eyes.
Take a step back from the hustle and bustle of Sydney's CBD and explore Australia's oldest botanic garden. Highlights include the Palace Rose Garden and spring flowering Australian Native Rockery.
Join one of our guided tours and hear the stories of the Cadigal people, discover the history of Australia’s first botanic garden and learn about the plants we grow.
Relax and see the sights on the Choo Choo Express. Your guide will chat about the Garden's history and plants, and point out the landmarks around Sydney's spectacular harbour.
Visit our Gardening pages to glean seasonal gardening tips from our horticulturists, learn about designing a herb garden and grow NSW natives, including the Wollemi Pine and Hardenbergia violacea.
We would like to acknowledge the Cadigal people of the Eora Nation within Sydney and pay our respect to Elders past, present and future.