Freedom Week has come and gone and Macarthurites are getting used to heading out and about again.
As we get ready to reembrace the old world, many locals will be keen to stick to outdoor sites.
And where better to bask in the October sunshine than the Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan.
Advertiser photographer Simon Bennett stopped by the gardens at the weekend to grab some snaps of the delightful flora on show.
Flowers and native plants are dazzling for spring and just waiting to be enjoyed.