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Botanic Garden Day – Wollongong Botanic Garden

Sun 31st May 2020

Wollongong Botanic Garden will join more than 70 Botanic Garden’s throughout Australia New Zealand and the Asia Pacific on Sunday 27 May for the second Botanic Garden (Australia/New Zealand) Day.

To celebrate the day and learn more about conservation, Wollongong Botanic Garden staff will run a number of free activities from 10am until 2pm including Interactive talks and tours including:
The Bush Tucker Garden; A Habitat Garden (covering the open forest and grassland and the rainforest); The Palm Garden; Behind the scenes nursery tour; Talk to staff about local seed production and collection.

There will also be interactive fun at the Discovery Centre where you can make a seed bomb, enjoy a kitchen garden smoothie and learn about keeping chickens and how to make a recycled bird feeder.

General Garden Buggy Tours will also be conducted by The Friends of Wollongong Botanic Garden, along with plants for sale from the Greenplan Nursery.

There will be a coffee van on-site and Rotary have available for purchase: bacon and egg rolls, sausage sizzle and Scones with jam and cream with a cup of tea. Bring a picnic and join in the fun!


Location

Murphys Avenue, Gwynneville


Facilities & features

  • Carpark
  • Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet

Contact

Address: Murphys Avenue, Gwynneville
Phone: 4227 7667
Email: botanicgarden@wollongong.nsw.gov.au
Website: View website

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