Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden

Organisation Address
Stuart Hwy, Port Augusta, SA 5700
Organisation Phone
08 8641 9116
Organisation Fax
08 8641 9140
Organisation Email
PO Box 1704 Port Augusta, SA 5700
Open 7 days (except Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday)
Garden open daily: 7.30am - sundown
Visitor Centre open daily: Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm
Sat, Sun, Public Holidays 10am - 4pm

Tours of The Australian Arid Lands Botanic Gardens are conducted on a regular basis Monday - Friday at 10am, weather permitting. Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour begins.  Large group bookings at other times by appointment.

  • To develop Australia's first Arid Lands Botanic institution
  • To protect and display Australia's unique Arid Land flora
  • To preserve, revegetate to provide research and to educate visitors and the general public in all aspects of Australian arid land flora
  • Visitors Centre
  • WMC Herbarium - meeting room
  • Bluebush Cafe - licensed
  • Australian made gifts
  • Guided tours
  • Interpretive Displays
  • Mini Theatrette
  • Meeting room and conference facilities for hire
  • Access to the Matthew Flinders/Redcliff lookout
  • Bird Watching facilities
  • AridSmart Display Garden
  • Self Guided Tour brochure available
Last updated: 17/09/2017
Information provided by: Port Augusta City Council (Library)
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