Australian National Botanic Gardens

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  • Address: Black Mountain, Clunies Ross Street, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2601, Canberra
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +02-62509540
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Botanical Garden, Walking Area, Family And Kids

The Botanic gardens are welcome change from the heat and dust of the city. They have a prized collection of plants and the gardens beckon a tired soul to rest and reflect. Spread over 90 hectares, the gardens do a brilliant job of educating people about botany and preserving rare flora and fauna.

Take advantage of the free guided tour that is quite informative. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Canberra itinerary 1 day.

Australian National Botanic Gardens Travel Tips

  • For public safety in dangerous or potentially dangerous weather conditions, such as high winds or high fire danger, Gardens' staff may decide to close parts of the Gardens.
  • Be safe in the Gardens. Walk on the paths and look out for those less sure-footed than you.
  • To discourage animals that damage the collection there are no rubbish bins in the Gardens - please take your rubbish home with you or use the bins in the car park.
  • To protect the special collection the following are not permitted within the Gardens: ball games, frisbees, kites, bicycles, skateboards, scooters, rollerblades, BBQs and fires.
  • Domestic pets, including dogs (other than those registered to assist a visually impaired person), are not permitted in the Gardens.

How to Reach Australian National Botanic Gardens

  • During the week ACTION bus route 3 runs through the Australian National University, along Daley Road, and stops close to the gardens.
  • The closest stop is on Daley Road, across from Burton and Garran residential halls.

  • The Gardens cafe
  • Teatra Vivaldi Restaurant
  • Boffins
  • Subway restaurant

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  • Australian National Botanic Gardens Address: Black Mountain, Clunies Ross Street, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2601, Canberra
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens Contact Number: +02-62509540
  • Australian National Botanic Gardens Timing: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Australian National Botanic Gardens(preferred time): 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Australian National Botanic Gardens: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 42.92% of people who visit Canberra include Australian National Botanic Gardens in their plan

  • 74.21% of people start their Australian National Botanic Gardens visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Australian National Botanic Gardens

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Australian National Botanic Gardens

People normally club together Lake Burley Griffin and National Museum Of Australia while planning their visit to Australian National Botanic Gardens.

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