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Wittunga Botanic Garden

Shepherds Hill Rd, Blackwood, South Australia, Australia
+61 8 8370 8370
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Winter in Wittunga best?

My wife and I come to visit the Garden. We have been here before, but live too far away to be... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
Paul S
Adelaide, Australia
Small and comoact

We were staying on the other side of the city and drove over to see these gardens and yes they are... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2017
Timaru, New Zealand
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Shepherds Hill Rd, Blackwood, South Australia, Australia
+61 8 8370 8370
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Reviewed April 16, 2017

My wife and I come to visit the Garden. We have been here before, but live too far away to be regular visitors. The Garden is near the top of Shepherds Hill Road, and has its own off street parking area. A bus runs past...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

We were staying on the other side of the city and drove over to see these gardens and yes they are great for families and people who are more interested in Australian flora. If you only have time for one botanic garden I would recommend...More

Thank tiger96_nz
Reviewed January 29, 2017

This delightful park is ideal for families and people in wheelchairs.It has plenty of trees and bushes and birds flying around.It is easy to navigate and there are seats and shelters here and there.Toilets are are also on site.There is a small car park within...More

1  Thank Yukios
Reviewed November 26, 2016

This small garden has a beautiful collection of native trees and plants,a lovely place to wander around, the protea plants were exceptional , really well kept and free entry, nice place to picnic by the lake.

Thank LittleTerrier00
Reviewed November 14, 2016

I visited the gardens today with a friend. I have visited in the past to wander and enjoy but today we joined the regular Tuesday morning guided tour (10.30 from the car park). Our guide was knowledgeable and our small group had plenty of opportunity...More

Thank Gumleaf13
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Beautiful gardens well maintained. A few different walking tracks. There are duck ponds and the occasional koala if you look up. The friendly magpies come to check out if you have any food to give them

Thank Hayley H
Reviewed October 7, 2016

My passion is learning about, propagating, and planting indigenous plants. Like many amateur botanists/ecology enthusiasts, I only really know about my local flora and fauna which is the delicate diversity of the S-E Queensland coastal ranges. I loved seeing Wittunga's Australian native and South African...More

Thank Dojii
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

I love to visit the garden when I'm in Adelaide It's a peaceful place to visit to get away from the noise of the city Interesting plant choices and wonderful surroundings I'll be back

Thank Vineart
Reviewed September 7, 2016

My husband and I often take time out to visit this very special garden. It's owned by the Adelaide Botanic Garden, although it was once privately owned by the Ashby family. It houses a huge collection of Proteaceae, and some wonderful and usual salvias. There...More

1  Thank Tina G
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We walk through this well maintained garden often with our girls and watch the ducks and sometimes spot a koala in the tree.

Thank Lopry
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