Volunteer guides from the Friends of the Botanic Gardens offer free guided walks at the Botanic Gardens between October and April, and throughout the year on request. Seasonal walks at Mona Vale are offered throughout the year.
- 1.30pm daily.
- Meet outside the Kiosk for Botanic Gardens walks and by the Rose Garden car park at Mona Vale.
- Botanic Gardens tours are 45 minutes long unless otherwise stated and all Mona Vale tours are 90 minutes.
- If you have any queries or would like to request a guided tour, please contact Friendsofthegardens@gmail.com.
A fantastic guided tour by knowledgeable and friendly guides showcasing some of our spectacular collections.
|Saturday 25 September||Mona Vale guided walk|
|Monday 4 October||Notable trees|
|Tuesday 5 October||New Zealand Native Gardens|
|Wednesday 6 October||Curator's Garden|
|Thursday 7 October||History Walk - Armstrong Lawn|
|Friday 8 October||General Interest Walk (90 mins)|
|Saturday 9 October||Rock & Crevice Gardens|
|Sunday 10 October||Conservatories|
|Monday 11 October||General Interest Walk (90 mins)|
|Tuesday 12 October||Plant Hunters – trees & their stories|
|Wednesday 13 October||History Walk - Armstrong Lawn|
|Thursday 14 October||Prince of plants – the noble palm|
|Friday 15 October||Plant Hunters – trees & their stories|
|Saturday 16 October||Conservatories|
|Sunday 17 October||Rock & Crevice Garden|
|Monday 18 October||Prince of plants – the noble palm|
|Tuesday 19 October||New Zealand Native Gardens|
|Wednesday 20 October||Curator's Garden|
|Thursday 21 October||Gondwana Collection|
|Friday 22 October||Conservatories|
|Saturday 23 October||General Interest Walk (90 mins)|
|Saturday 23 October||Mona Vale (90 mins)|
|Sunday 24 October||New Zealand Native Gardens|
|Monday 25 October||Gondwana Collection|
|Tuesday 26 October||New Zealand Native Gardens (with a focus on divaricating plants)|
|Wednesday 27 October||History Walk - Armstrong Lawn|
|Thursday 28 October||General Interest Walk (90 mins)|
|Friday 29 October||Rock & Crevice Garden|
|Saturday 30 October||Temperate Asian Border|
|Saturday 30 October||Mona Vale (90 mins)|
|Sunday 31 October||New Zealand Native Gardens|