Australian Plants as Bonsai Exhibition

Exhibition and Shows

23 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019

Australian Native Bonsai Show; a collection of native bonsai by members of the Canberra Bonsai Society featuring a wide variety of bonsai styles. Some trees are from the personal collections of artists featured at the National Bonsai and Penjing Collection at the National Arboretum.

In addition to viewing the bonsai on display, visitors will be able to:
• attend demonstrations at 2:00pm each day, showcasing the techniques used, and considerations needed, when training Australian plants as bonsai.
• join guided walks through the Gardens, visiting full sized versions of species represented in the Exhibition. Tours depart from Crosbie Morrison Building at 12:00pm daily. Groups will be restricted to 15 participants.
• vote for their favourite bonsai, and
• buy tickets in the raffle, with prizes including an Australian native bonsai and two books.


Cafe Carpark Caters for limited mobility Coach Parking Family Friendly Non Smoking Parents Room Public Toilet Restaurant Shop Wheelchair access


From AU$3.00

Adults $5.00
Concessions $3.00 including seniors and students
Accompanied children under 12 Free

Event Times

23 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019

Annual Event


Australian Nation Botanic Gardens Crosby Morrison Building

Clunies Ross Street, Acton, 2601

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