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Benalla Botanic Gardens

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Address: Benalla, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: 03 - 5760 2600

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A beautiful place

We visited in the depth of winter, so there were no roses in flower, but the gardens were tranquil and beautiful to stroll around; it must be glorious in the summertime. They are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
melbournetraveller24
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Melbourne Australia
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Melbourne Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in the depth of winter, so there were no roses in flower, but the gardens were tranquil and beautiful to stroll around; it must be glorious in the summertime. They are quite small so its an easy walk. The statue of Sir John Monash at the entrance is beautiful, and perfectly demonstrates the qualities he strived to achieve.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

this botanical garden has a huge number of species of plants. It also has a very well maintained rose garden. A must visit for nature lovers.

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Ararat, Australia
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51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

What a wonderful feeling, walking through an amazing garden, especially as Autumn was about to set and for those visitors who have travelled through North Eastern Victoria in Autumn, will adjudge what wonderful foliage colours can be seen at this time of the year. The weather was perfect, with a sunny day in the temperature in the mid 20's, leaving... More 

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Noosa Heads
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

On the ege of town this garden is a good one and is well known for its rose displays. The garden itself is a typical country garden but worth a visit to see the roses.

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Thank Oldjack
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

I visit benalla often and my partner Claire and I love to stop and visit the gardens. . We usually bring a thermos of tea and find a tree to sit under and exhale. ... beautiful flowers and birds

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Thank Brian B
Benalla, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

A lovely place to stroll around, beautiful trees, awesome shaded areas throughout. Very neat & tidy.

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Thank Lee S
Benalla, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

On the 7th march held a memorial service for my Partner which was set in the wonderful rose gardens as she loved roses it is well worth a visit it has an memorial to Weary Dunlop so go and see for your self

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Thank Gilbert C
Kiama, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

A peaceful place to meander through. Well maintained gardens and easy pathways to follow. A cool refuge on a very hot day too.

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Thank SonjaB60
Brisbane Region, Australia
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Was worth a walk through, I have given it 5 Star because the best bit was next to it is Lake Benalla and the walk/bike paths around it - highly recommend.

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Thank GotToLuvFood
Geelong, Australia
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36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

so peaceful, great spot to have lunch or just a sit and look over the wonderful lake, smell the roses, look at all the history , and have a look at the wonderful Art Gallery. Love seeing the fountain in the middle of the lake working it was a beautiful back drop

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