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Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne

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Address: Birdwood Ave | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Visit Melbourne's inner-city oasis. More than 10,000 plant species from...

Visit Melbourne's inner-city oasis. More than 10,000 plant species from around the world are presented in a kaleidoscope of colour and texture. Sweeping lawns, tranquil lakes and majestic trees are home to an amazing range of wildlife.

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We were there with the whole family and kids love this place. The park really very nice designed. You can spend all day here and never be bored

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Antalya, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were there with the whole family and kids love this place. The park really very nice designed. You can spend all day here and never be bored

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Timmins, Canada
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It's pretty & peaceful. A lovely place to take a stroll & enjoy nature. There are a lot of pretty birds here as well. Bring your camera.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Pleasant green space. Lots of memorials. I liked the Dunlop memorial. Read narrow road to the deep north. Richard Flanagan for an insight into the man

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is gorgeous. It's also massive so give yourself plenty of time to explore and probably get lost. If you make it to the river, reward yourself with a sausage sizzle at the free BBQ area.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I'm not big into gardens but I did enjoy our walk here. The place is large with a lake and several pathways. Lots of variety in plants and trees. It would be a nice place for a picnic if you have the time.

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely gorgeous place relax and unwind. Also great for a morning jog. You will take lots of pictures for sure. Best park in Melbourne.

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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to spend a sunny afternoon with a book. Lots of different areas and well kept. Great that dogs are allowed too!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautifully maintained gardens with lots of different areas to explore. Also has a kids garden. Nice way to spend a couple of hours

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely spot. You forget you are in a capital city. Great for little kids. Very relaxing. Highly recommend

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a sunny day and they were very pleasant to wander round! Would recommend a visit while in Melbourne if the weather is nice

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