Covering more than 400 hectares, The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan is the native plant garden of the Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust. The Garden features themed gardens with BBQ and picnic facilities, a bird watching shelter, kilometres of walking tracks inlcuding the Wollemi Walk, a plant nursery, gift shop and interactive sculptures.
Ranger Guided Tour
A Garden Ranger can join your bus and take your group on a fully commentated tour of Australia's largetst botanic garden. Minimum of nine people. 45 mins, $10 per person, $8 concession.
The Australian PlantBank 'Behind the Scenes' Tour
See the processes involved in conserving Australia's and the world's flora at this brand new, internationally significant research facility. Minimum of nine people. 1 hour, $20 per person, $16 concession.
Behind the Garden Wall (Nursery Tour)
Take a look behind the scenes at the propogation of Australian flora. Includes the Ranger Guided Tour. Minimum of eight people, maximum of 15 people. 1.5 hours, $16 per person, $12 concession.
Sustainable Home, Sustainable World Tour
Starting at the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living, this tour highlights ways to improve our homes and gardens for a more sustainable and environmental future. Includes Devonshire tea. Minimum of 15 people, maximum of 45 people. 2 hours, $25 per person, $20 concession.
An experienced education officer will take your students for relevant and interesting education sessions, including Aboriginal studies, water quality, geography, biology and specific ecosystems.
Fruit Loop Tour
Australia's plants provide an interesting variety of spices, foods and drinks. Enjoy a tour of the Fruit Loop Garden followed by a delicious botanically inspired morning tea. Minimum of 15 people, maximum of 45 people. 1 hour, $26 per person, $21 concession.
Free Guided PlantBank Tours
The Australian PlantBank tours take a look at this impressive scientific facility which was built to safeguard plant species for the future. Tours are every weekend at 11am and 1pm and on selected weekdays.