Primary Years Trails

The following programs are just some of the educator led experiences available for primary years students.

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NEW: Plant and Seed Conservation

Students led along this new trail will learn about a range of species of South Australian plants, including many listed as threatened or endangered (1 in 4 of native South Australian plant species (more than 1,000) are considered threatened.  Read more

Aboriginal Plant Use

This trail investigates the rich relationships between Australian Aboriginal people and plants. Read more

Aboriginal Science and Sustainability

Students are led through a trail through in our Mallee Section, discussing science, sustainability & plant use. Read more

Spice Trail

Students will observe & analyse spices introduced by Vasco De Gama’s route to India and the voyages of Columbus to the islands in the Americas an discuss how and why life changed as a result. Read more

Botanic Gardens of South Australia

Term 1-4

Level: F, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Area: HASS - Geography, HASS - History, Science

Type: Inquiry trail
Cost: $6.00 per child or $4.00 category 1-4 schools. Minimum charge $120 per class (or $80 per class for DECD disadvantaged category schools)
Participants: Maximum 30 students
Duration: 1 hour

School bookings

ALL school visits must be booked in advance.

For more information and to make a booking please visit the Adelaide Botanic Garden website here:

Educator Led Programs

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Organising your visit

To ensure the best visit possible for your school groups and assist in your planning, please visit the Botanic Gardens of South Australia’s website here:

Planning your visit

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