In an incredible feat of endurance and commitment, Chris Simpson is ‘Everesting’ the Arboretum from 3 am to 8 pm on Saturday 1 November to raise awareness and inspire others to join the RECOGNISE movement for recognition of Indigenous Australians in the Constitution. Come and show your support at 9 am on the Southern Deck when Chris takes a break to say a few words. To achieve ‘everesting’ status, Chris will cycle 78 laps of the Arboretum hill until he reaches the climbing meters gained to summit Mount Everest (8848m). Activity details.
A new Arboretum photography competition, sponsored by the Friends of the Arboretum, is now open. So start snapping! Entry is free and there are cash prizes for first and runner-up in three categories. Activity details.
Music with a view classical guitar concert Activity details.
Join the Friends of the Arboretum for a series of presentations relating to the Arboretum by a range of expert speakers. Activity details.
Discover some of the Arboretum's forests with a trained guide and learn about its trees and their stories. Activity details.
There are a range of activities for people to enjoy on a daily basis at the Arboretum. Activity details.
Guided bus tours are available for groups of 30 people and up while guided walking tours are available for groups of 10 to 16 people. Activity details.