Neon Night Garden
Ended

Neon Night Garden

Date & time
Tue 24 May 2022
5:00pm to 10:00pm
Add to Calendar 2022-05-24 17:00 2022-05-24 22:00 Australia/Brisbane Neon Night Garden A large scale participatory artwork that invites the public to contribute to a neon ghost fungus bloom growing in the City Botanic Gardens. <em>Omphalotus nidiformis</em> is a bioluminescent species that can be found on tree trunks and fallen wood in forests across the eastern coast of Queensland. Growing low to the ground, this delicate and magical white &#39;ghost fungus&#39; becomes luminous in the dark. Participants can drop in any time to learn a few fibre arts techniques and add their own contribution to the glowing garden. <strong>Location</strong>: See the Neon Night Garden at City Botanic Gardens, enter via George Street gate. To see the full Botanica program, along with a detailed events map, view the <a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/things-to-see-and-do/whats-on-and-events/botanica-contemporary-art-outside" target="_blank">Botanica</a> web page. City Botanic Gardens, 147 Alice Street, Brisbane City
Age

Suitable for all ages

Cost

Free

A large scale participatory artwork that invites the public to contribute to a neon ghost fungus bloom growing in the City Botanic Gardens.

Omphalotus nidiformis is a bioluminescent species that can be found on tree trunks and fallen wood in forests across the eastern coast of Queensland. Growing low to the ground, this delicate and magical white 'ghost fungus' becomes luminous in the dark.

Participants can drop in any time to learn a few fibre arts techniques and add their own contribution to the glowing garden.

Location: See the Neon Night Garden at City Botanic Gardens, enter via George Street gate.

To see the full Botanica program, along with a detailed events map, view the Botanica web page.

Bookings

No booking required.

Venue

City Botanic Gardens, 147 Alice Street, Brisbane City

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