Visit the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney For Spring Holiday Activities & Workshops
- Sat Sep 29 - Sun Oct 14 2018
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School holidays with bite - pirates, hungry plants, garden monsters and more! There’s so much on at the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney these Spring School holidays.
Celebrate, Create, Corroboree
Participate in a hands on experience to create a headpiece or arm band to wear as you learn about the purpose and movements of traditional and contemporary Aboriginal dance!
Where: The Learning Centre. Enter via Woolloomooloo Gate
When: 1-5, 12 October 2018, 10-11.30am & 12.30-2pm
Dinnertime Doom (suitable for 6-12yrs)
The plants are biting back! Explore the world of carnivorous plants and create your own mini-bog terrarium with living carnivorous plants to take home.
Where: The Calyx, The Royal Botanic Garden, Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney
When: 2 - 13 October 2018 (Excluding Sundays); 10-11:30am or 12:30-2pm
Cost: $20.50 per child | Foundation & Friends Member $18 per child
RRRR Pirates! (suitable for 6-12yrs)
This interactive show helps children discover ways to Re-cycle, Re-use, Re-think and Re-purpose and explores the problem with plastic in the ocean.
Where: Lion Gate Lodge Garden The Royal Botanic Garden Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney
When: 3-5 October 2018; 10-11am
Cost: $14 pp.
All children must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult.
Kids have lots of creative and active fun in the Garden with our professional, enthusiastic educators! Kids spend the day exploring the garden and connecting with nature!
- A variety of garden activities such as planting and harvesting
- Nature-based art and craft
- A visit to The Calyx for inspiration
- Outdoor play and nature meditation
- A 'behind the scenes' visit to the Herbarium, Calyx, Plant Clinic, library or glasshouse
- A special 'meet and greet' with one of our scientists, botanical illustrators, wildlife and plant experts
- Garden discovery walks and stories
- Games and fun!
Where: The Moore Room. Enter via Woolloomooloo Gate, follow path and signs to the Moore Room
When: 3, 4 11 & 12 October 2018; 9am-3.30pm (standard day) or 8am-5.30pm (long day)
Cost: Members $76.50 (standard); $103.50 (long). Non-members $85 (standard); $115 (long)
To find out more about their exciting spring school holiday events, visit the website.
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