Tuggeranong Pkwy, Weston Creek ACT 2611, Australia
Phone: 61 13 22 81
Timings: Arboretum open daily: 7am-5.30pm and during daylight savings from 6am-8.30pm; Village Centre open daily except Christmas Day 9am-4pm
The National Arboretum is Canberra's newest attraction. It's a living museum, entertainment facility and events venue offering a unique visitor experience. Set on a 250 hectare site the Arboretum includes 100 forests of Australian natives and various rare and endangered trees from Australia and around the world. It's also home to the National Bonsai Collection. Enjoy guided and self-guided tours, interactive displays, sculptures, Pod playground, a cafe and shop and picnic areas with outlooks to some of Canberra's most spectacular views. The Arboretum is a great place to play! Check their website for details of activities and guided tours.