Discover an exciting variety of things to do, see and experience at the Arboretum.
The National Arboretum Canberra is a mosaic of living forests and gardens offering breathtaking views, unique experiences, and a world-class entertainment and events hub including the award-winning Margaret Whitlam Pavilion and the popular Village Centre.
With over 44,000 rare and endangered trees across a 250-hectare site, the Arboretum is a place of beauty, conservation, science research, education, tourism and recreation.
Take a break at the Arboretum Cafe, Ginger at the Arboretum or The Curatoreum gift shop at our award-winning Village Centre.
Let kids of all ages run wild in the popular nature themed playground with acorn and banksia cubbies, sand-play, slides and swings.
Explore the multi-purpose, family-friendly walking, running and cycling trails for all ability levels.
Have your wedding, party, meeting or event at one of Canberra's most iconic and sought-after venues.
Professor Fiona Wood FRACS AM, was recognised with an Australian Hero tree dedication today by the Minister Chris Steel MLA, at the National Arboretum Canberra.