Gondwana Garden

Free family science fun is coming to Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah on Saturday 19 August 2017, where National Science Week will be celebrated with dinosaurs, fossils, frogs, fungi and more at the first ever Gondwana Garden Family Day.

For one day only, visitors will be able to take a trip to the ancient land of Gondwana; a land full of creepy creatures, freaky fungi and prehistoric plants.

Gondwana Garden Family Day
Date: Saturday 19 August 2017
Time: 11.00 am to 3.00 pm
Cost: FREE (There will be some optional paid activities)

Highlights include:

  • Behind-the-scenes nursery tours
  • Scientists and their moss, fern and Wollemi pine displays
  • Australian Museum and Children’s Discovery Museum stalls
  • Make your own fossil & adventure trail activities
  • A roaming, life size Erth dinosaur puppet
  • Frog and Tadpole Society display
  • Pond dipping for algae and slime
  • Reptile and wildlife shows
  • Local food and beverage vendors
  • Jurassic Garden augmented reality app: Megafauna and dinosaurs come to life!

Gondwana Garden Family Day is a free event supported by Inspiring Australia as part of the Sydney Science Festival in National Science Week

Find out about other events held at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah here