The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah

The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah is the spectacular cool climate garden of the Royal Botanic Garden and Domain Trust. Located in the Blue Mountains, just 90 minutes from Sydney, the garden features thousands of plants from the southern hemisphere and around the world.

At 1,000 metres above sea level, the Garden at Mount Tomah overlooks the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area and boasts stunning panoramic views. A walk around this 28 hectare estate is a botanic journey.

Find out about this stunning world heritage listed region at the Garden's Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Exhibition Centre. Visitors can wander through this interpretive centre and learn why the Greater Blue Mountains region was made a World Heritage Area.

Facilities include a visitor centre, accessible amenities, exhibitions space featuring local art, cafe/kiosk, conference/venue hire, weddings packages, accommodation for up to 10 people, picnic areas, guided tours, bus parking, workshops and education.

Nearby events

  1. Wild About Waratahs Festival

    Wednesday 26 September 2018 to Monday 01 October 2018 , Katoomba Area

    Celebrate the waratah at the popular annual Wild About Waratahs Festival. This year’s festival includes the state-wide waratah bloom competition, local waratah farm open day, guided tours, spectacular wildflower arrangements and plant sales…

    26 Sep - 01 Oct
  2. Garden Safari - Kids Self Guided Treasure Quest

    Wednesday 26 September 2018 to Friday 30 November 2018 , Katoomba Area

    Can you find the five trail stops? Follow the map to explore the Garden and enjoy fun hands-on activities. Learn about some weird and amazing plants, then answer the quiz questions to solve the puzzle and win a prize! Kits available from t…

    26 Sep - 30 Nov
  3. Mycorrhizal: Futurae - Ferox - Inferius

    Wednesday 26 September 2018 to Sunday 07 October 2018 , Katoomba

    Mycorrhizal: Futurae - Ferox – Inferius is Freedom Wilson’s new body of work which raises awareness of the endangered Buttercup Doubletail Orchid (Diuris aequalis). Orchids have evolved highly complex ecological partnerships over millennia.…

    26 Sep - 07 Oct