Brisbane Open House
1 Parklands Boulevard, Brisbane City
Saturday : 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Sunday : 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Guided tours

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From Compost heap to Flowering Beauty
Join our Horticultural Curator and horticulturalists as they open up the ‘back of house’ and operational areas in this special behind the scenes tour. Learn about our process for creating compost and soil from locally sourced dehydrated food, green and organic waste and how we design, plan and plant the Spectacle Garden’s intricate floral displays. This is your opportunity to hear firsthand from the team who manage one of the best contemporary display gardens in Australia.
Sat 27 Aug – Book on Eventbrite
Sun 28 Aug – Book on Eventbrite

20 Years of Roma Street Parkland
One of Roma Street Parkland’s knowledgeable volunteer guides will take visitors on a 20-year journey as they discuss the fascinating design evolution and history of the Parkland from when it opened in April 2001.
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Bush Tucker and the Rainforest
As you are guided through the Rainforest, you will learn from our volunteer guide, the incredibly diverse range of edible fruits, roots, nuts, seeds and leaves which grow naturally in the Australian bush.
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NOTE: For these tours, all tickets will be released on Thursday 11 August at 10 am. 


Tour Information

Frequency of Guided Tours: 2 X Guided Tours Per Day

Tour Tips

Register at the building on arrival

Dress Requirements

Enclosed shoes

Wheelchair access



Recent Architectural or Engineering Awards: N/A

Environment Accreditation: Green Flag Award since 2014