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Primary trails

Plant and Seed Conservation - self-guided only at this time

Plant and Seed Conservation - self-guided only at this time

Students on this new trail will learn about a range of South Australian plant species, their threats and biology. Learn More
Aboriginal Plant Use

Aboriginal Plant Use

This trail investigates the rich relationships between Australian Aboriginal people and plants. Learn More
Aboriginal Science and Sustainability - self-guided only at this time

Aboriginal Science and Sustainability - self-guided only at this time

Students are led through a trail through in our Mallee Section, discussing science, sustainability & plant use. Learn More
Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Students led along this trail will learn about the beliefs, values and practices of the Ancient Egyptians. Learn More
Food Glorious Food

Food Glorious Food

Students are led through a trail in the Garden, investigating a range of plants grown for food here & abroad. Learn More
Plant Adaptations

Plant Adaptations

Students will investigate plant adaptation through two extreme environments - the desert and the rainforest. Learn More
Rainforest Experience

Rainforest Experience

This trail allows students to explore the layers and biodiversity of the rainforest. Learn More
Spice Trail - self-guided only at this time

Spice Trail - self-guided only at this time

Students will observe & analyse spices that travelled historic routes, discussing how life changed as a result. Learn More
Wetland Experience

Wetland Experience

Visit Adelaide Botanic Garden's First Creek Wetland and discover first-hand how these integral habitats work. Learn More
Wetland Water Scientific Analysis

Wetland Water Scientific Analysis

Students will investigate the effectiveness of First Creek Wetland as a means of water purification and recycling. Learn More

Recent posts

Nature’s recycling bin

17 November 2021

What’s happening in the First Creek Wetland’s ‘settlement’ pond?An alga has been growing there that hasn’t been recorded in Adelaide for many years.