The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan

4.5
#2 of 10 in Things to do in Camden
Unveiled in1988 to celebrate the Bicentenary of Australia, the Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan is Australia’s largest botanic garden and the most popular tourist attraction in south-western Sydney, attracting 336,000 visitors annually.



The Garden encompasses 416 hectares and is a home to more than 2,000 species of Australian native flora, including critically-endangered Cumberland Plain Woodland. You’ll also find a spectacular collection of themed gardens full of wonderful, easy-to-achieve ideas for you to try at home.

Relax and unwind on the lakeside lawns, take a walk of discovery to our prized Wollemi pine collection, seize the challenge of our mountain bike trail and enjoy the Garden’s abundant birdlife.

Whether you’re a local resident or visiting us from further afield, make the Australian Botanic Garden your garden to enjoy year-round!
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  • Nice park like area with picnic facilities, food shop and toilets with an area that you drive your car around in a one way direction stopping as you like in parking areas. A pleasant area for family a...  more »
  • Shame the drought is having a big impact on the grounds. Not happy that we have to pay for access to the seed bank.  more »
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  • Amazing gardens that are beautifully maintained. There are stacks of seperate picnic areas and shelters, most of them with their own BBQ facilities and toilets blocks. Lots of vast open spaces so kicking a footy around is no problem at all. The gardens also host a neat little cafe next to the children’s playground. This place is definitely worth the trip, especially around the flower gardens and water features opposite the information centre. Enjoy!
  • "I don't review places that I haven't been, seen and experienced myself" Lovely place to relax. Good for picnic. Good for little bit of hiking. Best greenery during November - January. Just beware of Park ranger lady who thinks every visitor with DSLR camera is a professional photographer and will ask to get $30 photography pass. Should have hired someone who's been to Uni, not dumb head.

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