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Nerima Gardens

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 3:45 PM
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Gorgeous gardens

It's inspiring to just enjoy the sanctity of nerima. To watch the endless number of water dragons... read more

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Nerima Gardens: Relaxing Peaceful Experience!

Nerima Gardens seems to lack the popularity of Toowoomba's Japanese Gardens. Nerima is much... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2019
Toowoomba, Australia
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Tucked away in Ipswich's gracious and historical Queens Park is Nerima Gardens - Japanese gardens designed in consultation with Ipswich's Japanese sister city, Nerima. This idyllic retreat is a wonderful way to wind down your visit to Queens Park or...more
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Queens Park, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's inspiring to just enjoy the sanctity of nerima. To watch the endless number of water dragons, stroll around the pond, look at the tea house; a pity it can't be transformed into a functioninfmg tea house. Sadly No one can get married in there...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank carolsR7487WL
Reviewed April 7, 2019

Nerima Gardens seems to lack the popularity of Toowoomba's Japanese Gardens. Nerima is much smaller, but also often quieter and less crowded. The Japanese sense of subtle style is well expressed, probably just lacks a bit of scale. But remains a beautiful place to visit....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Lizpeterv11
Reviewed March 25, 2019

What gorgeous gardens unfortunately for me you could turn in any direction without being confronted with huge water dragons. I was so keen to sit and relax and take in the peace of the gardens but because of the lizards everywhere I just couldn't do...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ChristineH4132
Reviewed March 24, 2019

Perfect for a casual walk around these Japanese style gardens situated in Queens Park Ipswich. Often the surrounds of the artificial lake abound wit inquisitive water dragons and there are numerous turtles in the lake itself. This is a great spot for the avid photographer....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Stewart P
Reviewed February 3, 2019

A great garden with relaxing atmosphere. A range of wildlife such as water dragging like the garden and it's a place to get a few great photos.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Waz_H
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful Japanese Gardens I’ve seen. Perfectly maintained. Over the holiday period they had turned the gardens into an enchanted garden with beautiful lights on the trees and over the bridge. It was lit up like a magical garden. Even...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

I took our girls (9&10) for a walk through the Japanese garden to fill in some time before dinner. Lovely paths through a contemplative garden with quite a few mature lizards present even at the end of the day. Saw a magnificent lizard sunning himself...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mellifam
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Well maintained gardens near Queens Park animal reserve. As a local, I think it would be great to have yoga classes near the pond!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LJHawkeye
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful gardens, well laid out and maintained. Be prepared to spend at least half an hour to an hour to walk around the whole thing (and take lots of photos).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kittenvintage
Reviewed September 22, 2018

What a lovely peaceful spot to visit or just sit and think for a while. Lots of water dragons around,turtles in the water and abundant birdlife.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank happytraveller395
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peter c
April 19, 2018|
Response from carolsR7487WL | Reviewed this property |
The tea house as we were told yesterday is not used.