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Fitzroy Gardens

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230 Wellington Parade | Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
+61 3 9658 9658
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Again, lovely large green park. Tons of beautiful trees and floral spots. A cafe and Cook's Cottage within (not free). Easy access to trams.

Thank Bart C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We started our visit to Melbourne by exploring these gardens while waiting to check into our hotel. They are absolutely beautiful and very well laid out. We went back at night to see the possums who hang out here, very neat to see. A gem...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

How wonderful to have this in the middle of a great city! Beautiful open, green spaces which are lovely to just sit and enjoy on a sunny day or enjoy a walk or jog along the maze of pathways. History in amongst this park is...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 6 days ago

A wonderful garden to visit full of history and amazing plants. Lots of great spaces to sit and enjoy the peace and quiet.

Thank cskelhorn1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had just finished running the 1/2 marathon yesterday in melb found my family and we decided to get away from all the crowds at the MCG and along the river by taking a wander in these beautiful gardens Lovely relaxing walk and finished with...More

Thank Lchf66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we are regular visitors to Melbourne, we had never visited Fitzroy Gardens. This changed on our latest trip and we were pleasantly surprised by the beauty and extensive nature of the gardens. We particularly enjoyed Cook's Cottage, the miniature Tudor Village and the Fairies...More

Thank Jeremyfromperth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Formal garden on the edge of the central business district. A wonderful space with a combination of fountains, quiet paths and an arboretum.

Thank BizTraveler-4-35year
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In Fitzroy garden, you will enjoy Historic Captain Cook's Cottage, the carved Fairies Tree, the model Tudor Village, the conservatory, myriad fountains and statues, and shady avenues of grand trees.

Thank vinodsamuel07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found these grounds to be even more beautiful and charming than the Botanical Gardens (though smaller of course). The Tudor Model and the Fairy Tree was very cute. I would recommend coming here for a relaxing picnic, or perhaps to take a short break...More

Thank Persou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of walking through 6 times, what a beautiful place, makes for a very pleasing walk indeed

Thank Denis Y
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Fransiska L
6 May 2017|
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Response from 2fromThames | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all day, every day.
17 April 2017|
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Response from RGSCEW | Reviewed this property |
Autumn has already started. All the leaves are falling already...
Daphne G
27 March 2017|
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Response from Cristian G | Reviewed this property |
Joy! Foliage has just started to change ... soon will be a lot more to be seen