VIEW a 'fly over' video of the MBG

Watch the 'Fly Through' video of the future Mossman Botanic Garden here.

Designed over 50 acres in the Wet Tropics region of Tropical North Queensland,

experience the vision of the future MBG, a garden for education, research and the community.

ABOUT the Mossman Botanic Garden

The Mossman Botanic Garden will be a world class Botanical Garden showcasing the unique botanical collections of the UNESCO world heritage listed rainforests in Tropical North Queensland. Featuring a state of the art bio-security facility, restaurant, art gallery, amphitheatre and wetlands, the garden will be a vital research institution and a garden of opportunities for the community.

Mossman Botanic Garden Inc. is a member of BGCI (Botanic Garden Conservation International) and BGANZ (Botanic Garden Australia New Zealand).

View our certificate here.


The Mossman Botanic Garden is an important and indispensable part of the regional community, providing ongoing local jobs, investment, and business opportunities, becoming a global centre for rainforest culture, knowledge, research, education, innovation and conservation.

The Project

The MBG was founded in 2007 by a local group of plant enthusiasts. Their aim was to create a beautiful botanic garden for the community and an international Centre of Excellence.

The Wish List

The MBG will be a world-class botanic garden and the 'Wish List' identifies essential infrastructure necessary for a garden for the community and for travellers and researchers alike.

Education and Research

The MBG will be internationally recognised as a vital research and education facility showcasing species native to the Wet Tropics region of Tropical Australia.

The home of the future MBG - 50 acres in the heart of Mossman

Turning the Sod with The Hon. Warren Entsch MP & Douglas Shire Mayor Julia Leu