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Pests of Eucalyptus workshop - CANCELLED Monday, 23 March 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 24 March 2020 - 12:45pm

We regret that all events due to take place at the ANBG in March have been cancelled, due to the coronavirus prevention measures.

Summer Sounds 22nd March - Jazzy Weekend - CANCELLED Sunday, 22 March 2020 - 5:00pm to Monday, 23 March 2020 - 6:45pm

We regret that the Summer Sounds program has now been cancelled due to the coronavirus prevention measures.

Butterflies in the ANBG - CANCELLED Sunday, 22 March 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am

We regret that all guided walks and other events due to take place in March have been cancelled, due to the coronavirus prevention measures.

Summer Sounds 21st March - Jazzy Weekend - CANCELLED Saturday, 21 March 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, 22 March 2020 - 6:45pm

We regret that the Summer Sounds program has now been cancelled due to the coronavirus prevention measures.

Dr Linda Broadhurst ‘Connecting Indigenous and Scientific Plant Names - CANCELLED Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 12:30pm

CANCELLED - further information to follow

Linda, from CSIRO, will discuss a proposal to co-develop processes and practices with Indigenous communities to connect Indigenous and scientific plant names to improve the conservation and management of our Australian flora.  The current approach to naming plants does not recognize Indigenous plant names and concepts, and fails to acknowledge the deep understanding of our biodiversity held by Indigenous Australians.

Summer Sounds 15th March - Tribute Weekend - new date Sunday, 15 March 2020 - 5:00pm to Monday, 16 March 2020 - 6:45pm

The program for Saturday 14th March and Sunday 15th March features a celebration of music icons Fleetwood Mac and Aussie rock and pop legends

Tonight’s entertainment will be provided by Sweet Little Lies with the National Capital Bootscooters.

Entry charges apply : $5 adults, $3 child and concession, 3 years and under free. Pay on arrival, or for online bookings see the ANBG website (a booking fee applies).

Grow this in Canberra for Autumn Sunday, 15 March 2020 - 10:00am to Monday, 16 March 2020 - 10:45am

Record breaking temperatures, months of thick smoke and finally a devastating hailstorm.  Join two Growing Friends on this autumn walk to see the plants that have survived this horror summer and which will flourish in  your Canberra garden. You will be well-informed when you join the queues at the plant sales at the ANBG in March - the Growing Friends plant sale on 28th March and the ANPS plant sale on 21st March. 

FREE - but booking is essential https://register.eventarc.net/e/43829

Summer Sounds 14th January - Tribute Weekend - new date Saturday, 14 March 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, 15 March 2020 - 6:45pm

The program for Saturday 14th March and Sunday 15th March features a celebration of music icons Fleetwood Mac and Aussie rock and pop legends.

Tonight’s entertainment will be provided by The Drinking Lizards with Kokoloco

Entry charges apply: $5 adults, $3 child and concession, 3 years and under free. Pay on arrival, or for online bookings see the ANBG website (a booking fee applies).

Dr Rosemary Purdie ‘Simpson Desert Revisited – More Than Plants!' Thursday, 12 March 2020 - 12:30pm

In July 2019 Rosemary, a plant ecologist, spent two weeks botanising on a camel-supported walk in Munga-Thirri National Park in the eastern Simpson Desert.  She will talk about the landforms and associated plants and animals seen during the dry conditions, cultural artefacts in the area traversed, and what happens when you “just add water”.

Summer Sounds 8th March - Party Weekend - new date Sunday, 8 March 2020 - 5:00pm to Monday, 9 March 2020 - 6:45pm

The program for Saturday 7th March and Sunday 8th March features Top 40 hits of the 70s, 80s, 90s and today .

Tonight’s entertainment will be provided by Sistas in Song with Jumptown Swing.

Entry charges apply: $5 adults, $3 child and concession, 3 years and under free. Pay on arrival, or for online bookings see the ANBG website (a booking fee applies).

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