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Fire Gardens FAQs


Can't find the answer?

Contact our friendly team on 1300 496 623 from 10am - 4pm, Monday to Friday.


Admission Times

Please arrive at the Adelaide Botanic Garden Main Gate, North Terrace for your allocated session time as early and late admissions will not be possible. Sessions begin every 15 minutes – admission is as per the session time you have booked for.



This is a self-guided event - please allow at least 60 minutes to enjoy the full Fire Gardens experience.


Getting There

Fire Gardens is located at Adelaide Botanic Garden - entry and exit is from Main Gate via North Terrace/East Terrace intersection.


Age Suitability

Fire Gardens is suitable for all ages. Children under 4 years are free of charge but need to register for a ticket at the time of purchase.


Ticket Prices

General Admission - $42.00 per person

Group (4 or more people) - $40.00 per person. To access Group 4 pricing add 4 or more General Admission priced tickets to cart and the discount will automatically applied. Each person must show a ticket for entry.

Children under 4 years are free, however a $0.00 ticket is required for entry as every person must be ticketed. 

A transaction fee of 2% applies per purchase.

No concessions apply to this event.

Payment is by credit card only - no cash payments.

Weather Policy

This event will go ahead rain or shine. We would recommend wearing adequate clothing and footwear suited to the time of year and weather conditions on the day for an outdoor event and bring an umbrella in case of rain. There is no cloakroom for this event.


Prohibited Items

Please note that animals, chairs, eskies, BYO alcohol, DSLR cameras, video equipment, tripods, and drones are prohibited.


Photos & Photography Equipment

Take as many photos as you want with your phone, and don't forget to #IlluminateAdelaide when you post them. However, please note that due to the size and obstruction of lenses, professional photography equipment (DSLR cameras video equipment, tripods and drones) will not be admitted in the Garden. 



Adelaide Botanic Garden is easy to navigate with paved and bitumen paths.



Please be advised this event includes smoke, dark pathways, and uneven terrain.



Ample parking is available along Plane Tree Drive, East Terrace, and Rundle Road. Uncover garage parking is also available at the Wilsons Parking along North Terrace.



Toilets are located on-site at Adelaide Botanic Garden.


Seating within the event

There are benches located throughout the Garden if you need to rest a while.


Food & Drink

You can enjoy drinks and snacks inside the Fire Gardens experience at the Evergreen Bar.


On-site box office hours

30 minutes before the first session of the evening until 15 minutes after the start of the last session of the evening.


Can't find the answer?

Contact our friendly team on 1300 496 623 from 10am - 4pm, Monday to Friday.

Book your Fire Gardens experience here