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Find out what's on in your Gardens. Search for upcoming events, community festivals, exhibitions, plant sales and more.

Aboriginal culture tours

From bush tucker to stories of the Gadigal, exploring the Garden with one of our First Nations guides is an experience not to be missed!

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The Domain Sydney

Formerly known as the Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon, HOKA Runaway Sydney Half Marathon is Australia’s largest and longest running Half Marathon held since 1992. 

Sunday 5 May 2024
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Explore Japan through the theme of tea, the foundation of much traditional culture.

6 - 19 May 2024
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Join experienced Early Years nature educators from the Garden who will facilitate play-based activities and nature experiences with you and your little one.

7 May - 27 June 2024
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Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan

Join experienced Early Years nature educators from the Garden who will facilitate play-based activities and nature experiences with you and your little one.

8 May - 26 June 2024
Kookaburra
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

This is your opportunity to explore the birds that inhabit our garden with experienced volunteer guides.  

9 May 2024
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Learn about the traditional uses of Indigenous bush foods and how they have adapted to the modern palate and plate.

Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday (excl. public holidays)
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Mother’s Day Classic celebrates its 27th anniversary this year and is a nation-wide community event that raises funds and awareness for breast and ovarian cancer through participation, fun, fitness and health. 

12 May 2024  
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Step back in time and explore the historical language of flowers. 

12 May 2024
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Women have played a vital but sometimes hidden role in the development of the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney and our knowledge and use of plants. 

12 May 2024
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

An exhibition of collage constructions telling the story of a boy discovering that the desert he feared is actually a place of endless wonders.
 

18 May - 29 June
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Re-imagined for 2024, this globally renowned multisensory phenomenon of light, colour and sound changes every year. Discover moments of wonder to share with everyone. Lightscape sells out across the world, don’t miss it.

24 May - 15 Jun
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Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah

Join us for a night of astronomy and star gazing immersed in the World Heritage National Park, in the heart of the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden.

6 Sep 2024