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    Free Wollemi exhibition until 4 August 2015

    The Wonderful Wollemi exhibition celebrates the 21st anniversary of the discovery of the Wollemi pine in 1994 by David Noble. Learn about the tree’s early heritage, its discovery and its growth around the world. At the Village Centre until 4 August 2015. See the full story.
    (Published: Monday, 27 July 2015)

    New Bonsai Welcome Garden, Yokoso Niwa

    Visitors will be delighted by the new Bonsai Welcome Garden, or “Yokoso Niwa”, inspired by Japanese bonsai and moss gardens. The new garden represents a landscape of mountains, symbolised by the large rocks, with a dry river bed flowing between them. See the full story.
    (Published: Wednesday, 22 July 2015)

    Celebrating a city of trees

    Meet David Noble, the discoverer of the Wollemi pine, and our guest of honour at a special Wollemi Anniversary Event on 20 July at 4pm-5pm and Seminar ‘The past, present and future of Wollemia nobilis’ on 21 July 9am-1pm as part of Canberra Tree Week. Come along to the free Wollemi exhibition and walks. See the full story.
    (Published: Wednesday, 22 July 2015)

    Enjoy the Warm Trees

    ‘Warm Trees’ is a community art project combining the efforts of hundreds of volunteers who make scarves for an exciting and colourful display among the trees and buildings at the Arboretum. See Warm Trees while you can - the trees are ‘wrapped’ for all of July. See the full story.
    (Published: Sunday, 12 July 2015)

    New Open Gardens Australia Garden design announced

    Open Gardens Australia (OGA) has generously gifted a new garden at the Arboretum, the first in the Arboretum's Gallery of Gardens. Minister for Territory and Municipal Services, Shane Rattenbury, today announced the selected design for the new Open Gardens Australia Garden at the National Arboretum Canberra. See the full story.
    (Published: Saturday, 27 June 2015)

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