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Tesselaar's Bulbs and Flowers

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Address: 357 Monbulk Rd, Silvan, Victoria 3795, Australia
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Garden expo Sunday 23/4

I thought the entrance fee of $18 per adult was a bit exorbitant for the size of the expo. Plus many would travel a lot of kms just to get there . Selection of plants and bulbs... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rhinoman62
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Beaconsfield, Australia
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Beaconsfield, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I thought the entrance fee of $18 per adult was a bit exorbitant for the size of the expo. Plus many would travel a lot of kms just to get there . Selection of plants and bulbs tended to be repetitive .

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Thank rhinoman62
Mornington, Australia
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You need it. They've got it. Bulbs, bulbs and more bulbs loving for naturalising your gardens as I did with bluebells amongst the plumbago and plums. Tulips and others in pots, dull brown pots are alive with new bulbs. Looks good if you want one colour scheme in your garden or all the fragrance of freesias in the old fashioned... More 

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Thank Seaton29
Melbourne
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113 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, wow, wow! What a colorful spectacle! Get in during the right Spring period in the Melbourne hills and you will be greeted by a sea of colours from various blooming varieties. That September we were at the "Tulip Farm", it was amazingly blanketed in a sea of colours .... I never knew such joy to be amongst such colorful... More 

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Thank ERIC L
Cairo, Egypt
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28 reviews
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Reviewed January 22, 2017

We enjoyed this festival, lots of different colors of Tulips. There was a live entertainment, food stalls. This tour is really amazing. This is one of Victoria's most iconic tourist attractions showcasing the beauty of blooming spring flowers. You will see the Dutch costumes, a tractor rides. This tour is just an hour drive from Melbourne. Do not forget to... More 

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Thank samuelserios
Lancefield, Australia
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85 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

This had been on my bucket list for several years and I finally did it! The day unfolded to sun, a (very good) Jazz Festival and lots and lots and lots of brilliantly coloured Tulips. Tesselaar's are obviously fairly practised at this. They invited in food and coffee trucks. They also set up a sculpture competition and the art works... More 

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Thank Sheila C
Geelong, Australia
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

I loved the festival, kids got a little bored after an hour. Lots of beautiful tulips to see. As it was just myself and the kids it only cost $26 as the kids a free but then its $5 per person if you want a tractor ride and food is extra and buying flowers too. But it is a beautiful... More 

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Thank Kazm76
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed October 6, 2016

The tulip festival starts in September and goes on till around November. There are special themed events planned for certain weekends (such as Irish weekend, Dutch weekend, etc) and these add a nice festival atmosphere to the place. Better to check their site for what events are planned for the weekends each year and plan your visit to coincide with... More 

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Thank Gehan R
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

This is a one time must visit event in Melbourne and Happens in the month of September every year. The tulip flowers are planted in beautiful way. Though the place is crowded, there will be lot of place to accommodate all. Following is a must while visiting the place. 1. A great camera 2. A shoe that can handle mud.... More 

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Thank jimchacko
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77 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Well who doesn't want to walk, or run, amongst the flowers? The tesselaar tulip festival gives you the chance to do that. There are lots of great colours and great smells and the food is pretty good too. Couple of hours is plenty so plan you day towards the end of the day and that way if you are there... More 

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Thank PaulD1970
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed October 1, 2016

After paying $25 yes $25 entry each. all we experienced was Mud Mud and more Mud....very unsafe and lots of people slipping and falling?..Why have they not made it safe by putting crushed rock or some other non slip surface to make it safe for people...Also food stalls very over priced ....Worst day ever and cost a fortune.!!!!

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