Journey into the lands of the Koolin nation with an Indigenous Guide. Experience a traditional smoking ceremony.
Events on 21 Dec
Discover the diversity, colour and beauty of Australian native plants in the comfort of the Garden Explorer.
Discover plants suited to dry conditions, hear about sustainable gardening practices and enjoy the stories behind the plants.
Visit the Garden Shed and speak with our Garden Ambassadors about sustainable gardening practices for your home garden.
Invite a guide from the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne to visit your venue and take a virtual journey down the Gardens' paths!
Drop into our outdoor library to enjoy the top ten gardening books that are hot this summer.
Look at the waterbugs under a microscope, learn about water plants and test the water conditions.
Moonlight Cinema returns to the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.
During summer you can experience the Gardens like never before, find Disney Fairies hidden in the Gardens. Collect them all!
Take a journey through time and learn about the evolution, adaptations and the interaction of Australian plants and people.
This day pass entitles you to a discount for one guided tour of your choice plus a daily pass for the Garden Explorer.
Book a special space in the new area of the Children’s Garden for your next celebration!
A relaxing way to discover this 38 hectare garden, enjoy the commentary and absorb the stunning views.
Experienced guides share tips that will help you find the best Aussie plants for your place.
Take a traditional punt cruise on Ornamental Lake and float around its bays and islands. View the landscapes as never before and get up...
Next 6 Days: 22 Dec – 27 Dec
View the night sky using our powerful heritage telescopes. Have the chance to view clusters and double stars or explore the Moon.