The Bauhinia x blakeana (Hong Kong Orchid Tree): the official floral emblem of Hong Kong which is widely cultivated in tropical regions
The Bauhinia x blakeana Hong Kong Orchid Tree the official floral emblem
Be sure to visit the #Grevillea ‘Elegance’ this June at #BotanicGardenSyd. The aptly named plant can range from a hardy tall shrub to a small tree of 4m.
Be sure to visit the Grevillea Elegance this June at BotanicGardenSyd The
Sikiti Lum
Kay Boreham
Sue Crook
#ThrowbackThursday: Today in 1897 Sir Henry Parkes unveiled the Governor Phillip statue at #BotanicGardenSyd. It was the largest and most expensive sculpture in Australia to date at that time.
ThrowbackThursday Today in 1897 Sir Henry Parkes unveiled the Governor Phillip statue
Calliandra #Haematocephala (Powder Puff Tree) is native to Borneo and its red, fluffy flowers are known to attract butterflies, bees, birds and possums. #BotanicGardenSyd
Calliandra Haematocephala Powder Puff Tree is native to Borneo and its red
Susan Hodgson Ne Thomson
Jacqui Maxwell
Wendy Oleksiak
There’s school holiday fun for kids of all ages at the Botanic Gardens this July! Get the kids outdoors and moving with practical and educational activities.

Dandy Lions
Garden Adventures for pre-schoolers and their carers
Every Thursday 10.30 am - 12.00 noon

Botanic Beats – Garden Disco!
Mondays 3 & 10 July 10.00 - 11.30 or 12.30 - 2.00

The King and Queen of Green
Monday 3 – Friday 7...
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Theres school holiday fun for kids of all ages at the Botanic

July School Holidays

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Martine Renaud
Martine Renaud
The Maiden Hair Tree (#Ginkgo #biloba) produces delicate golden leaves. Did you know its seeds are edible when roasted? #BotanicGardenSyd
The Maiden Hair Tree Ginkgo biloba produces delicate golden leaves Did you
Candice Lan
Jacqui Maxwell
Sophie Mayhew
Musica Viva Australia is bringing musical inspiration to #BotanicGardenSyd this month. Experience an eclectic chamber #music concert inspired by #nature in the Maiden Theatre with a complimentary drink on arrival. Thursday 29 June, 7 pm | More info and tickets > [ Goo.gl Link ]
Musica Viva Australia is bringing musical inspiration to BotanicGardenSyd this m

Musica Viva Sessions

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Richard Forstmann
Have you seen our feathered friends with #wingtags? If you see a tagged sulphur-crested cockatoo, you can report your sighting to contribute to important research into the population. Follow Cockatoo Wingtag and learn more > [ Goo.gl Link ]
Have you seen our feathered friends with wingtags If you see a
Robyn Marriott
Liz Tee
Girija Vidyasagar
Warm colours are always welcome in winter. The Rhododendron aurigeranum from the #Ericaceae family produces vibrant yellow and orange flowers when pollinated by butterflies.
Warm colours are always welcome in winter The Rhododendron aurigeranum from the
The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney, is the oldest botanic garden and scientific institution in Australia. 200 years old and still growing. Discover the Garden today.

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The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney is the oldest botanic garden and scientific
Ognilla Noemi
Jo Mackenzie
Julie Rodgers
Tonight is your last chance to enjoy Vivid Sydney in the Garden. Join us in celebrating this fantastic festival of light. It has been truly amazing.

The QEII Gates (nearest to the Opera House) will open at 6pm. Public transport will be your best option for getting to the city. It may be busy, please keep an eye on social media for traffic updates and news items.

Can't wait to see you!
Luke Nguyen
Jan Cooper
Ray Phelps
Help save the world these #schoolholidays! Join the King and Queen of Green on their quest to rid the realm of rubbish in this hilarious outdoor #theatre production. The first 20 to book get 20% off with promo code KINGANDQUEEN_20. 3 – 7 July | More info & tickets > [ Goo.gl Link ]
Help save the world these schoolholidays Join the King and Queen of
Kristy Burke
There are just two nights of Vivid Sydney left – don’t miss the #VividGarden closing Saturday 17 June! Warm up with tasty treats at the Enchanted Garden Bar as you explore the Garden by night. More info > [ Goo.gl Link ]
There are just two nights of Vivid Sydney left dont miss the
Brett Paton
Ruth Cook
Fiona Gale
The incredible Epiphytic bulb from Peru is in full flower. Growing perched on tree branches, Pamianthe Peruviana has enormous white flowers and a delicate vanilla scent to attract nighttime pollinators. Visit the Latitude 23 tropical glasshouse, next to the Fernery to see it up-close.
The incredible Epiphytic bulb from Peru is in full flower Growing perched
Valentina Rosa Occhipinti
Start the week feeling centred and energised in the beautiful, green surroundings of the Garden. Join Yoga in The Calyx on Monday morning at 7.30am for an hour long outdoor class. Monday 19 June is the final class before a break; don't miss out. More info and bookings > [ Goo.gl Link ]
Start the week feeling centred and energised in the beautiful green surroundings
Brett Paton
Brett Paton
Join us for an evening of landscape and interior design for our Garden Design Series from Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens. Managing Director of one of Sydney's leading landscape and interior design companies, Joanne Neylon will take you behind the scenes of some of her projects and discuss her creative influences. Thursday 15 June, 6.15pm | More info and tickets > [ Goo.gl Link ]
Join us for an evening of landscape and interior design for our
Brett Paton
Have you discovered the #VividGarden?
Time is running out to enjoy Vivid Sydney. Don't miss this unique opportunity to see the Garden in a new light. This year's Vivid is the best family outing yet. Must end 17 June
Mimee Long
Christopher Grantham
Dilip Pisharikovil
We love your shots of the #VividGarden - keep them coming when you visit #VividSydney! Tag us and use the hashtags in your photos to join the conversation.
We love your shots of the VividGarden keep them coming when you
Mandy Ho Chan
Did you know that by shopping at our Growing Friends' Nursery, you are supporting conservation? A range of native, exotic and rare plants are available with sales supporting Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens Learn more > [ Goo.gl Link ]
Did you know that by shopping at our Growing Friends Nursery you
Jill Allott
Margaret Baker
Adolfo Carrion
Quick reminder, gates close at 10:45pm tonight.
Dianne Coulter
Angelika Kubiak
Helen Mcpheat Delaney