Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens

The Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens is one of Mackay's
most popular tourist attractions.

It is home to a vast range of tropical flora from Mackay and the
Whitsundays as well as other Australian native and exotic plants
which feature in five 'culturally-themed' gardens.

If you're an animal lover, you'll be pleased to find that the local
wildlife has made a home amongst the plants and foliage,
making for excellent bird watching opportunities and
insect spotting.

Mackay's Botanic Gardens also serves as a pleasant
recreational facility featuring over three kilometres of walking
and cycling trails and a unique Cafe and Gallery
overlooking the beautiful lagoons for those who just want to
relax with a cup of coffee and admire the view.

News

Pinnacle School

Pinnacle School – One Sun, One World, Many Dreams Art Project

Lagoons Gallery, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens
Wednesday, June 8 – Sunday, July 3

Pinnacle State School was one of ten schools throughout Queensland to be chosen to participate in a special Art project conducted by Dr. Barbara Piscitelli AM in collaboration with QPAC.


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“Bush Foods” school holiday quiz at the Botanic Gardens.

Win “Some Tasty Tucker”  (Products made from bush foods)


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“Bush Foods and Crafts” school holiday activities

Wednesday 29, Thursday 30 June and Friday, July 1
Wednesday, July 6 and Thursday, July 7, 2016 from 10am – noon

Come and discover a wide variety of plant and animal species that have been used as food, shelter, tools, cooking and gathering implements as well as traditional medicines by Indigenous people in the past.


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Wasted beauty… A Eclectic Exhibition curated by Lalune Croker

6th Jul 2016 - 31st Jul 2016

Lagoons Gallery; Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens


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