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George Tindale Memorial Gardens

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Charming, intimate oases on your spring flower appreciation must do list

Have you ever visited the delightful, Hancock's Daffodil Farm during their 4-week festival? It was... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
venesiamontaigne
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Melbourne, Australia
This is a beautiful little gem with a spinning rock

This is a beautiful small garden that is out of the way but a pleasant walk. It has a large bolder... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
markQ8693AI
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Melbourne, Australia
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The George Tindale Memorial Garden garden contains a number of plants rarely found in cultivation, which are thriving in the acidic soils, cool temperate climate and shaded conditions found in the Dandenong Ranges. Extensive collections of...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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33 Sherbrooke Rd, Sherbrooke, Victoria 3789, Australia
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+61 13 19 63
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

This was a really nice quiet garden. Beautiful to walk around. An amzing selction of trees including a Monkey puzzle tree. However it need some maintenance and upkeep. Looks like a lot of funding has been removed which is a shame! l really hope something...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrea P
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Have you ever visited the delightful, Hancock's Daffodil Farm during their 4-week festival? It was our spring bloom starting point and only a 10-minute drive from Menzies Creek to George Tindale in Sherbrook. This free entry, small garden doesn't have the public profile of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank venesiamontaigne
Reviewed June 7, 2018

This is a beautiful small garden that is out of the way but a pleasant walk. It has a large bolder that will turn on its axis if you push it. Great for the family.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Wonderful history of this place with outstanding efforts of volunteers to keep it going. Some spectacular examples of hydrangea's and a bonus to see some lyre birds wandering around. The kids loved the maze of paths to explore

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Margot D
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Just down the road from Alfred Nicholas Gardens is this gem of a spot to bring the family for a picnic. Never seems to be as busy as it’s neighbour but it’s worth checking out. I always visit as well as Alfred Nicholas

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed January 11, 2018

If you enjoy a nice quiet walk amongst a wide variety of beautiful flowers, definitely give these gardens a visit. My wife and I visited a couple friends in the Melbourne area, and they took us here one of the days. It did not disappoint,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank cwhatley
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Absolutely beautiful gardens well worth the visit. Spent a good couple of hours wandering and enjoying the peace and quiet.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

This garden is badly in need of some maintenance. We didn't bother seeing the whole garden because the paths were quite slippery with moss. We visited in early November and we had missed the best of the rhododendron colours and weren't keen to brave the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

Well maintained and beautiful flowers. It's a lovely little place for a stroll. A bit hilly, but manageable even with our 5 year-old walking alongside.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank eleybourn
Reviewed June 22, 2017

There are numerous pathways that meander throughout these lovely gardens that can be taken to enjoy the mass plantings of this cool climate hills garden. A visit in Winter will not disappoint, as there are plenty of flowering plants to enjoy. I was particularly taken...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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