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The Calyx

Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Mrs Macquaries Rd

Sydney, NSW 2000

Australia

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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Date: Sunday 27 October 2019

Join us for some spooky Halloween fun in the Gardens! Following your Garden Monster map, you will visit five stations where you will be tricked and treated. Finish your Halloween adventures at the Calyx and visit the exciting Plants with Bite! carnivorous plants display.

Time: Start times are staggered every 15 minutes between 10:00AM and 3:00PM. The course will take about 30 to 45 minutes to complete.

Age: Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for ages 5 - 10 years old.

Cost: $17.70 per child. Cost of ticket includes trail map for activity stations and Halloween treats upon completion of the activities. Only children with a ticket will receive a trail map and treats.

Meeting Point: The Calyx, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Wet Weather Policy: This event goes ahead in wet weather, so please come prepared with wet weather gear. The event will only be cancelled if inclement weather is dangerous i.e. high winds or lightning. An email informing of cancellation will be sent to the email supplied at the time of booking, at least 1 hour before the event start time.

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Frequently Asked Questions


What shall I bring?

  • A print out of your ticket or your ticket on your phone
  • A trick-or-treat bag to collect your treats in (optional)
  • Wear your Halloween costume
  • Cash if you think you'll want to buy coffees, snacks or lunch from our food vans or cafe
  • Rain coat and umbrella if it's forecast to rain

Do I have to stay with my child/children?

  • Yes. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

What will my child be doing?

  • Participants will receive a self-guided map that leads them to 5 activity stations. Once they complete each activity, they will have their map stamped and will receive a treat. At the end there is the chance to visit the exciting Plants with Bite! display in the Calyx featuring carnivorous plants from around the world and participate in fun activities for the whole family.

What happens if it's raining?

  • The event will go ahead in all weather so please come prepared. No refunds will be given.

Do we have to come at our chosen time slot?

  • You must arrive for your session at your chosen time slot. You won't be able to do the trail earlier or later. There will be however, be other activities available for you to participate in while you are waiting such as a face painter. We suggest you make a day of it and bring a picnic to enjoy the gardens.

Does each child need a ticket?

  • Yes. Children without a ticket will not be able to complete the course or collect treats.

What time does it run?

  • Start times are staggered every 15 minutes between 10:00AM and 3:00PM on Sunday, 27 October (Ticketholders only)
  • Please note there will be a break from 11:00AM - 12:00PM.

How long does the course take?

  • Allow around 30-45 mins to complete the course.

Where can I park?

  • There is meter parking along Mrs Macquaries Road. It will be a busy day in the Garden, so we recommend that you take public transport. The closest train stations are Cirqular Quay, Martin Place and St James Stations.

Can I use my ticket at another site?

  • No. This ticket is only valid for the date and location as specified and is not transferrable to an event at another park or garden.

Where is the The Calyx?

  • Please see below map for location of the Calyx within the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney. Please note you will need to walk in from a nearby gate and cannot drive directly to the venue itself.

Location

The Calyx

Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Mrs Macquaries Rd

Sydney, NSW 2000

Australia

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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