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E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens

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Quiet & Peaceful

A lovely place to wander the winding paths amongst the greenery admiring plants and ducks then... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
mcc372015
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Sydney, Australia
Nice play park for small children. Paths/walkways could do with some TLC.

We went here with family.Our two boys enjoyed the play park - it is well suited to the under 4 age... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2019
themurrayfamily
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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All reviews high tea nice place to walk sat sun beautiful garden mon fri feeding ducks duck food playground paths picnic shrubs rainforest heap teahouse foxes pram admiring
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

A lovely place to wander the winding paths amongst the greenery admiring plants and ducks then lunch at the Cafe, great selection of dishes and plenty of it, won't go hungry.

Date of experience: March 2019
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VisitSutherlandShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review :)

Reviewed March 12, 2019

We went here with family.Our two boys enjoyed the play park - it is well suited to the under 4 age group. After some play time we went for a wander around the park itself. The paths seemed a little un-cared for, overgrown and could...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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VisitSutherlandShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. I have passed your feedback on about the pathways to the appropriate team.

Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful garden, plants and trees make it green all over & gives a rain forest feel. Nice play area and you can see many birds around

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Anil P
VisitSutherlandShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review :)

Reviewed January 27, 2019

We went there for high tea, and then went on a good walk to see all of the different types of ducks. You can buy a packet of duck food from the tea room. The high tea is well worth it. All of the different...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

There's something for everyone at the Camellia Gardens, from youngsters to grandparents. It offers a calming and tranquil atmosphere - which will have you feeling relaxed and de-stressed in no time. A paved path meanders past a flowing brook, through shrubs, a rainforest, over little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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VisitSutherlandShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Thank you for your kind review of the lovely Camellia Gardens. We are very lucky to have such a tranquill garden in our Shire.

Reviewed November 12, 2018

A good choice of lunch menu in the Teahouse, friendly and quick service, afterwards a good two hours of slowly walking the well-maintained garden with paved paths and observing the flying foxes, birds and goldfish. Teens were competing to get good photos of the animals...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

Significant range of Camellias mixed in with a heap of other plants. Excellent little Cafe within the grounds but make sure you book. Limited parking on the grounds but a little more available if you head up the access street.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kenneths525
VisittheShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you so much for your review :)

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Really nice place to walk around. Doesn’t take long to walk around the area, but a nice place to go for a walk and relax.

Date of experience: September 2018
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VisittheShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you so much for your review :)

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

The camellias were out as were the spring annuals and the azaleas. So much colour to see as you meandered through this wonderful park. Lots of birds and so many gorgeous baby ducklings. There were lots of families enjoying the warmth of the first day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

This is a lovely oasis in the shire for a picnic or a calming visit. Smaller than I recall as a child, part is set on the slope with a creek, beautiful lush gardens, grassy areas and children's play areas. The toilets and water fountains...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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VisittheShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you for your review :)

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Jennifer H
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Hello Jennifer, You are actually better to get the train to Caringbah Train Station, its approx. 20 - 25 minute walk from the there. From the train station you need to head south down the Kingsway then turn right on to... More
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