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I really was expecting to see more flowers and greenery at the gardens. It may have because there is obviously a drought happening. However, there is an avenue of prime ministers busts to be seen which is interesting and they had the most amazing daliahs...More
The gardens were a hidden gem
The avenue of prime ministers fabulous
The glass house stunning
We spent several hours finding all these beautiful areas.
They have a lovely cafe overlooking the lake which we enjoyed coffee and cake
We were fortunate to visit in April when the begonia display in the hot house was at its best. Words cannot describe the beauty of the variety and colours of the flowers on display.
We understand that the display is changed on a seasonal basis...More
We visited just after the Begonia Festival so there was some beautiful displays in the exhibition room. Avenue of prime ministers interesting to test your memory. Across the road is a lovely restaurant, Pipers on the Lake, which has great food and friendly service. Walk...More
Ballarat Gardens are often ignored by the general traveliing public .... instead they stay with all the main tourist attractions. But the gardens are certainly well worth a full day of wandering around and enjoying the flowers, the conservatory and the displays and just relaxing...More
The begonia displays in the glasshouse were amazing, with so many beautiful colours and flowers. There was quite a large part of the gardens closed off for renovation but what we did see was wonderful. Look forward to returning when all the work is completed...More
We visited during the week when it wasn't overly busy. The gardens are very well laid out with safe, clean paths to follow amongst the colourful planted garden beds. Many stunning statues adorn the gardens with a special Prime Ministers Walk where bust of Australian...More