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Free guided walks

Join us at 10am Fridays from April 5 and find out more about your local regional Botanic Gardens, the local plants and wildlife that make their homes in the Gardens.

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Easter closures

The  Botanic Gardens Administration, Tropical Shade Garden and Fernery will  be closed from Friday, April 19, reopening as normal on Tuesday, April  23.

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Bonsai workshops

Mackay Bonsai Society are holding their group meetings at the Botanic Gardens meeting room in 2019.

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How Nature Motivates Me to Create Art by Art Sake

Nature is a motivating influence of creative inspiration. Throughout history, nature has maintained an important function as a resource of inspiration for visual artists.

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