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“Not happy Jan”

Australian National Botanic Gardens
Ranked #17 of 257 things to do in Canberra
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The national collection of Australian native plants; inspiring, informing and connecting people with the Australian flora.
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a Canberra resident and visited the cafe on a Sunday morning to celebrate a birthday. I found the menu to be very restricted and expensive. I would not visit there again

1  Thank smutty47
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

for a national area this botanic garden leaves much to be desired, it is winter but the visit was depressing.

1  Thank Jennifer W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Back again after a long time. Walking around in the cold and drizzle all rugged up. Loved the mature trees, the labelling, the understory. The range was amazing. Loved all the banksias. Book shop was great as well. Highly recommended.

Thank Saltdog S
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

It was an interesting visit. We were fortunate to have a volunteer tour guide on hand to walk us through the floral and fauna on display. Learnt quite a bit about Australian botany.

Thank AT16
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I have been to many many gardens ,And somehow this is “poor one “ compared to Mayfield botanical gardens or Royal Botanical gardens or Mt Tomah Botanical Gardens .I just mentioned big names here in NSW .I do understand that this one is based on Natives plants and trees so does others ....
I don’t want to sound negative ( I didn’t see all garden) but I simply expect more in a way of setting the garden ,ponds missing and running water,fountains...
The only thing that really impress me was mist , I love this part and I enjoy it very much .

Thank Zlata B
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