Events

Everything to see and do in the picturesque Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens.

'Nature’s Christmas Decorations' School Holiday Quiz

'Nature’s Christmas Decorations' School Holiday Quiz

1st Dec 2016 - 31st Dec 2016


Wander through the Botanic Gardens and find some of nature’s decorations for Christmas.

Find nature’s bells, baubles, stars and maybe a candle or two.

There will be some questions to answer and some other hidden sparkly Christmas decorations just for fun.

How many will you find?

Quizzes are available from the beginning of December at the Botanic Gardens or online here.

Christmas in the Gardens: New time and new place!

Christmas in the Gardens: New time and new place!

16th Dec 2016 5:30pm - 16th Dec 2016 9:00pm

Mark this in your diary, on your calendar or on your tech device so you won’t forget Christmas in the Gardens this year.

Come along and bring all the family to this very popular Christmas event appearing at the Meadowland Amphitheatre on Friday, December 16, from 5.30pm - 9pm.

Christmas in the Gardens will feature a range of local entertainers for an evening of family enjoyment. Come, listen and sing-a-long with The Harmonics, Jade Fiyen, Pelican Zen Duo and Nikki Vella-Power. The Emcee for the night is Jay from Sea FM.

Food stalls will be available from 5.30pm and include Munchie Busters, Mackay Host Lions Food Van, Willy’s Woodfired Pizza and pre-ordered Picnic baskets from Lagoons Café. Run For MI Life will be selling Glow Sticks and Flameless candles. Free face painting from Sensory Circus tribe.

Christmas in the Gardens is an alcohol free event.

Contact the Botanic Gardens on 49527300 or email botanic@mackay.qld.gov.au. for more information