Seasonal Garden Discovery

Description :

Be introduced to the wondrous world of plants, history and stories of Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria.

Students will connect with the natural environment and discover how plants, people and place interconnect as they explore the varied uses of Melbourne Gardens, such as relaxation, animal shelter, environmental and conservation purposes.

Students will

  • Learn about the changes in the seasons at the Royal Botanic Gardens
  • Identify plant parts and discuss what a plant needs to grow
  • Pot up a plant to take home
  • Make potpourri to take home

Key focuses

  • Science, horticulture and living environments
  • Gardens as a living and changing environment
  • Awareness of the natural world
  • The cultural and historical importance of the Gardens

Curriculum Links

  • Level F-2 Geography and Science
  • Level 3-4 Science and Health and Physical Education
  • Level 5-6 Science
Teacher Resources

Time Action
Morning (10:15 to 11:45)
Afternoon (12:45 to 14:15)


Melbourne Gardens

Recommended year level

Foundation to Year 6


$16.50 Per Student


Minimum charge is 18 students per class. Maximum class size is 30 students.