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Botanic Park hosts Family Fun Day

The upcoming public holiday weekend hails the arrival of Family Fun Day, an annual event held at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park, in...

Botanic Park to close for day of culling

For the first time, the management of the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park is seeking official help to cull green iguanas.

Work begins on education center for Botanic Park Children’s Garden

The Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park has started construction of the Rotary Education Centre on the site of its newest attraction, the Children’s Garden.

Botanic children’s park receives $20,000 from Clarke

The Children’s Garden at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park in North Side is the recipient of US$20,000 from Clarke’s One For Tomorrow Next Gen Award program.

World’s largest orchid in bloom at Botanic Park

A Grammatophyllum speciosum, believed to be the largest species of orchid in the world, is flowering at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park.

‘Where’s the beach?’: North Side cleanup highlights pollution problem

A group of North Side residents took cleanup efforts into their own hands Friday when they removed large amounts of debris from a stretch of beach between a family cemetery plot and Chisholm’s Supermarket.

New children’s garden taking shape at Botanic Park

The initial site preparations are nearly complete at the children’s garden at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park in North Side. Workers from K.P. Heavy Equipment were wrapping up their work this week, setting the stage for the next phases of work to get under way.

8-year-old donates birthday money to Botanic Park

The new Children’s Garden at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park recently received a boost from a local youngster, its youngest donor yet. At his 8th birthday party held on Sept. 18, Kaz Conolly Basdeo requested that friends give a small donation to the Children’s Garden at the Botanic Park rather than giving presents.

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