Brisbane Botanic Garden's arid region represents the dry regions of Central America and Africa featuring plants that adapt to their harsh environments.
Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha attractions
Brisbane City Council's Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha offers visitors a living museum of native and exotic plant collections. The themed sections include a fragrant garden, bamboo grove, arid zone, Japanese Gardens, waterfalls, tropical dome and the largest collection of Australian native rainforest trees in the world. The Auditorium features horticultural shows most weekends.
Watch a video of the Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha created by Tourism Queensland.
Free guided walks
Free guided walks leave the Visitor Information Centre daily at 11am and 1pm (except public holidays and between mid-December and late-January). Free group and special interest walks can be arranged by phoning 07 3403 2535.