MEGAfauna: Once There Were Giants!

Community Event

26 Jun 2021 to 25 Jul 2021 Annual Event

Come face to face with Australia’s prehistoric past by immersing yourself in the Gardens’ newest Megafauna trail – the first of its kind in Australia.

Giant animals that went extinct thousands of years ago will be on display throughout the Gardens. Wombat-like creatures the size of hippos, flightless birds that weighed twice as much as modern emus, a turtle with a horned head and spiked tail, a giant monitor lizard and many more.

Adventurers are encouraged to step back in time and learn about Australia’s past environment during the last ice age and gain an understanding of how plants and animals co-existed thousands of years ago.

Pick up your map from the Gardens’ Visitor Centre and let the adventure begin!


Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Free Wifi Non Smoking Parents Room Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop


Free Entry

Event Dates

Annual Event

26 Jun 2021 to 25 Jul 2021

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