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Rainforest Gully
Rainforest Gully

Situated on the lower slopes of Black Mountain these gardens showcase Australian plants from around the continent.

A main path winds through the complex providing access to the variety of plantings.

The gardens have a visitor centre, a bookshop and a licensed cafe serving light fresh food. Free guided walks led by volunteer guides are also available.

 

 

 

 

 

wattle in bloom
Wattle in bloom
bottle tree
Bottle tree

Bust of Sir Joseph Banks
in a mature grove of banksias

Ample parking is available but parking charges apply. The gardens are about a 10 minute walk from the bus stop in the university (ANU).

Australian National Botanic Gardens
Clunies Ross Street, Acton, Canberra
Open daily (except Christmas Day), 9am - 5pm
Free entry
Enquiries: (02) 6250 9540

More information on the gardens can be found at www.anbg.gov.au/anbg/

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