Bonsai Collection

Capacity 100 guests (at one time)

Experience a truly unique event space within the world-class display of some of the finest miniature trees and forests in the world.

Guests can mingle amongst the beautiful collection of over 70 traditional and modern displays, some of which are over 100 years old. Venue hire of the Bonsai and Penjing Collection can include an after-hours guided tour by the Arboretum’s own recognised Bonsai artists (Additional fees apply).

Read more about the National Bonsai and Penjing Collection Australia at the Arboretum.

For enquiries and bookings, Ginger Catering on 02 6273 4366 or email

Fees and charges 2020

Bonsai and Penjing collection venue hire with guided after-hours tour

4pm - 9pm

Monday to Thursday


Friday to Sunday


Supervised viewing when additional venues are hired

4pm - 8pm

Monday to Thursday


Friday to Sunday


Important information:

  • A maximum 100 people allowed in viewing area at one time. Booking of the Village Centre or the Margaret Whitlam Pavilion as wet weather alternatives is recommended.