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Facts & Figures

Jan 2014

Contacting us:

Australian National Botanic Gardens

ANBG Postal Address:

GPO Box 1777 CANBERRA, ACT, 2601 AUSTRALIA

ANBG Street Address:

Clunies Ross Street, ACTON, ACT, AUSTRALIA

ANBG Telephone: (02) 6250-9450
ANBG Facsimile: (02) 6250-9599
ANBG Email: info@anbg.gov.au
or:   givenname.surname@environment.gov.au

Friends of the ANBG: (02) 6250-9548
Café | Floresco in the Gardens: (02) 6248 9680 Email: enquiries@hellenicpremiumcatering.com.au
Shop | The Botanical Bookshop: (02) 6257 3302 Email: sales@botanicalbookshop.com.au

ANBG staff telephone list

ANBG Website: http://www.anbg.gov.au/anbg/

Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research
Australian National Herbarium

CPBR Postal Address:

GPO Box 1600 CANBERRA, ACT, 2601 AUSTRALIA

CPBR Telephone: (02) 6246-5108
CPBR Facsimile: (02) 6246-5249

CPBR staff telephone list

CPBR Email: cpbr-info@anbg.gov.au
CPBR Website: http://www.cpbr.gov.au/cpbr/

ANBG Mission

Inspiring, informing and connecting people with the Australian flora

ANBG Opening Hours

  • Gardens: 8.30am – 5.00pm daily (extended to 8 pm weekends in January; closed 25 December)
  • Public Glasshouse – 9.00am to 4.00pm daily (closed 25 December)
  • Visitor Centre – 9.30am – 4.30pm daily (closed 25 December)
  • Bookshop – 9.30am – 4.30pm daily (closed 25 December)
  • Floresco in the Gardens Café: 8.30am – 4.30pm daily (closed 25 & 26 December & 1 January)

ANBG General Description

Total area

90ha

Developed Area

40ha

Latitude

35 ° 17' South

Longitude

149 ° 7' East

Altitude

571-677 metres

Rainfall

664 mm (details since 1968) (2005 info)

First planting

1949

Officially opened

20 Oct 1970

Executive Staff

Executive Director ANBG:
Judy West
Director CANBR:
Andrew Young

General Manager: Peter Byron

Deputy Director (Science and Information): Jim Croft

 

Curator, Living Collection : David Taylor
Manager, Development and Trades: Craig Cosgrove
Manager, Communications & Visitor Services: Steve Speer
Manager (Curator), Australian National Herbarium: Brendan Lepschi
Manager, Botanical Databases: Greg Whitbread
Manager, Botanical Information Group: Anna Monro
Manager, Administration : Francoise Zaalen-Arbaut

 

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