Professional development



The Botanic Gardens of South Australia's education team delivers teacher professional development sessions for all staff throughout the year, from pre-school to senior secondary, covering a wide range of concepts.

All sessions are aligned to the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers Framework, with certificates of attendance issued upon completion.

We offer professional development sessions either at the botanic gardens or at your site.

To enquire about tailored professional development for your site, please contact one of our educators:

Phone: 8222 9344

Aboriginal History and Culture

Sold out! But there's another session being held at 3pm - click here for bookings.

Date: Thursday 24 May
Time: 4:30pm to 6pm
Where: Meet at the Friends Gate, Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide Botanic Garden
Tickets: $30 (+ booking fee if booked online), via Eventbrite

Join Aboriginal educator, storyteller and guide, Trent Hill, for a journey through Adelaide Botanic Garden. Trent will investigate the rich relationship between Australian Aboriginal people and plants, and how plants have traditionally been used for food, medicine, shelter, tools, hunting and ceremony.

This professional development tour departs from the Friends Gate, best accessed by parking on Plane Tree Drive. Download a visitor map for more info.

This workshop is running as part of South Australia's History Festival, which runs through May 2018. See the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium's full suite of History Festival events at our website closer to April.