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Fitzroy Gardens

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

The Fitzroy Gardens are 26 hectares of beautiful lanscaped gardens located on the southeastern edge of the Melbourne Central Business District in Victoria, Australia. The gardens are bounded by Clarendon Street, Albert Street, Lansdowne Street, and Wellington Parade with the Treasury Gardens across Lansdowne street...More

Thank Aryan2007
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a walk through the park and it was a refreshing reprieve from the bustling concrete jungle. We were there in winter and the floor was littered with golden leaves from the giant trees. It was beautiful. Located in the park is Captain Cook's...More

Thank brokenandroid
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Captain Cooks Cottage interesting with informative volunteers guides on hand. We also enjoyed the Conservatory. The restaurant disappointed - only less than lovely coffee we had in Melbourne.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the family to the Fitzroy Gardens located in the heart of Melbourne and spent a few wonderful hours enjoying the peace and beauty of these fabulous gardens. Of particular interest was the greenhouse with the most amazing array of plants and, of course,...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful garden and great view. Its fantastic for photos and just a walk. Peaceful and away from the bustling city.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's some new landscaping and a stream near the cafe by Cook's Cottage. Worth a wander, particularly on a hot day.

Thank Teresa062015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on the south-eastern extent of the CBD the Fitzroy Gardens is a well established and maintained green public space. Lovely to walk through with beautiful trees and sealed pathways providing full access to prams, strollers and wheelchairs. A great asset for the city.

Thank MarkWAau
Reviewed 1 week ago

Immersed in this beautiful garden, feel the nature and serene that surround you (although sometime the peace can be broken by those tour group). A great place to spend your day admiring the flowers, trees and relax. A great place for picnic. Cooks' cottage is...More

Thank JoViTheFun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's plenty to see and do here, from botanical to social history to art and good cafe. Especially on the weekend, there were lots of different groups using the garden for different purposes. I particularly wanted to see the fairies' tree again (first seen about...More

Thank NZer_101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to stroll on a sunny day. The garden is large enough to spend the whole day admiring its flora & fauna.

Thank Olli S
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Fransiska L
Hi..what is the closing time of this park? If Im coming on early July (winter), is the park still ok to visit? And when starting to dark (around 6pm onward), is the enough light there to walk around n take some picture ? Thx
May 6, 2017|
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Response from 2fromThames | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all day, every day.
Hi what are the chances of seeing autumn colours in early May?:)
April 16, 2017|
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Response from RGSCEW | Reviewed this property |
Autumn has already started. All the leaves are falling already...
Hi there! Are the trees turning into fall colors already?Thank you!
March 27, 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