afterDARK at the Botanic Gardens (the Australian National Botanic Gardens) is a series of night time walks through the gardens. Participants get to make their own tea-light lanterns and go on educational, guided walks with the rangers. I was commissioned to take some photographs this year of the evening walkers.

Future walks in the afterDARK series are being held on;

Special National Science Week events

Saturday 13 August – Book Now
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Saturday 3 September – Book Now
Saturday 24 September (School Holidays) – Book Now
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Time: 7.00 pm

Cost: $30 adult | $25 concession

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Geoffrey Dunn is a Canberra based photographer specialising in portraiture and event photography.




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