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Maroochy Bushland Botanic Garden Connect with nature in the heart of Kabi Kabi Country
Learn - Play - Relax

Located in Tanawha on the Sunshine Coast, the magnificent 82 hectare garden is a haven for local plants and animals. It features a stunning mix of natural forest, manicured native gardens, nature play spaces and art installations. The perfect spot for a picnic, relaxing walk or imaginative play.

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Rainforest Discovery Centre

Visitors of all ages will enjoy exploring the multi-sensory, interactive educational displays

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Upcoming events
“Les Animaliers” – Black,White & Bronze from the Bodo Muche Studio

Exhibition dates: Friday 3 June - Sunday 19 June 2022 The realistic fine art sculptures of German Australian artist Bodo Muche will inspire and enthral visitors. Bodo’s works reflect the great Classical tradition of the 19th Century French School of naturalistic sculptors, “Les Animaliers”- the Animal Artists. Before visiting please consider Queensland Covid-19 restrictions.

Macropods – pademelons and beyond

Did you know macropod means big foot? Come and learn more about this special group of pouched, hopping wildlife. Local ecologist and wildlife rehabilitator, Marc Russell will provide an overview of the macropods found in our region such as the swamp wallaby and pademelon. This talk follows the Winter pademelon survey at 7am. A World Environment Day Festival event.

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