Village Centre closed Thursday 28 September 2017 for one day only.
All the trees planted in the Arboretum have a story to tell. Here you can learn more about some of the trees, in stories written by Susan Parsons, a Canberran writer.
Arbutus species (including Canary Madrone) - Arbutus canariensis. Forest 50.
Camden white gum - Eucalyptus benthamii. Forest 30.
Cedar of Lebanon – Cedrus libani. Forest 39.
Chilean soap bark - Quillaja saponaria. Forest 94.
Chilean wine palm - Jubaea chilensis. Forest 26.
Cork oaks – Quercus suber. Forest 1.
Kurrajongs – Brachychiton populneus. Forest 79.
Maidenhair tree – Ginkgo biloba. Forest 27.
Wollemi pine – Wollemia nobilis. Forest 32.