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2017 Australasian Botanic Gardens Volunteer Guides Conference - Informed Guiding: Discovering the mystery and magic of our Gardens

See you in Canberra: 15–19 October 2017

In October 2017 the biennial conference of volunteer guides from Australian and New Zealand botanic gardens will be held at the Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra.

Conference attendees will be welcomed at the Australian National Botanic Gardens during the afternoon of Sunday 15 October. The first guided walks of the gardens will be held that afternoon, and there will be night walks that evening. The conference will start formally at 9 am on Monday 16 October and go through until Thursday 19.

All places taken – registrations now closed

The Conference is now fully subscribed! All available places have been taken, and no more registrations can be accepted.

Theme

The theme of the conference is 'Informed Guiding – Discovering the mystery and magic of our Gardens'.

Venue

The conference will be centred on the Australian National Botanic Gardens at Black Mountain, Canberra.

Some Conference sessions will be held at the Shine Dome nearby, some at the National Library of Australia and some within the Gardens.

Look at a map of the area.

You can view a video introduction to the conference and the venues, accommodation, and sights that conference participants will enjoy.

Hosts

The conference will be organised by the Friends of the Australian National Botanic Gardens, working in collaboration with the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

The conference organising committee can be contacted at (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address).

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Last updated on 21 September 2017

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