To celebrate National Wattle Day, join Garden Ambassador Barrie Gallacher on a special guided Wattle-themed walk. These walks are free and are offered in conjunction with the Acacia Project display, Cranbourne.
This walk will highlight some of Victoria’s most beautiful native species and include fascinating stories of our wondrous wattles. Acacias occur in every part of Australia and a different wattle is flowering every month. Learn about the facts, stories, and history behind wonderful wattles.
11 am, Friday September 1
11 am, Friday September 8
11 am, Friday September 15
Tours will leave from the Visitors Centre, Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne.
Booking is advisable but not essential on the RBGV website
Photo: Acacia spectabilis in front of the Red Sand Garden. Photo: Chris Russell.