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“Lovely place to walk.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne
Birdwood Ave | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
61 3 9252 2300
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Ranked #5 of 205 attractions in Melbourne
Type: Gardens, Parks
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Owner description: Enjoy a day walking through one of the best-landscaped gardens on Earth.
Useful Information: Activities for young children
Auckland
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“Lovely place to walk.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Walked for over an hour here with family. Easter Monday - good to see so many people using the park. Nice cafe too. It would be a cool place in the hot summers.

Visited March 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Always changing always there”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Regularly take a circular walk around the lakes.

Always seems to be something showing colour and always an impressive presentation of shades of green.
Well kept, secure and peaceful.

Visited April 2013
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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“Lovely gardens”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Lovely gardens! They were really picturesque and peaceful. They were kept well, but you could still access the paths and the gardens/grass, as well as the lakes and nice little spots to sit.

Visited April 2013
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Corby, United Kingdom
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“beautiful place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

great place to visit and just wonder around.
its a long walk around but well worth it.
Even if you are not interested in plants it is worth the visit for the lovely scenery, u cant just sit on the grass and relax or people watch which is always fun

Visited October 2012
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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful escape”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

You shouldn't miss these gardens if you like parklands or flowers. There is quite a variety with lots of specialist sections and a lot of space. Beautiful little kids area too. Take a picnic, sun screen and stay all day by the lake or on the hill

Visited March 2013
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