Snapshot

  • Self-guided Walks


    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures


    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book


    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Botanic Gardens & Centennial Parklands

Botanic Gardens & Centennial Parklands is a new entity that has been established under the Office of Environment and Heritage to deliver a sustainable and truly world leading botanic gardens and parklands for Sydney’s harbour-side to mountain-top.

It builds on both three years of industry-leading work at Centennial Parklands and recommendations from the International Peer Review of the botanic gardens in 2012, in consultation with Trustees and staff across both organisations.

The new entity creates the ability to pool together capabilities to maintain, improve and provide outstanding science, horticultural, educational, cultural and recreational offerings to our customers and stakeholders.

A nationwide recruitment process was undertaken to deliver a high-performing executive team, under Executive Director, Kim Ellis, to deliver on the strategic objectives of the new integrated organisation.