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Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens

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Impressive old trees

The gardens have three main attractions, the wonderful enormous trees which have been planted there... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2019
EuropeFan09
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Melbourne
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Beautiful Trees and Gardens

What a beautiful garden full of winding paths, grand old trees and tree canopies as well as well... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dt2dd
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Brisbane, Australia
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Central Spring Road, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
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All reviews scenic drive old trees water tower observation tower magnificent trees surrounding countryside flowering plants glass house worth the climb fern garden walk around pleasant walk lovely cafe worth a visit peaceful place the main street plenty of parking
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful garden full of winding paths, grand old trees and tree canopies as well as well attended gardens. A lovely place for going for a walk or jog, a great place for couples to picnic and ideal for families to enjoy the outdoors....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank dt2dd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stunning time of year to visit these gardens great walking paths around the gardens relatively small compared to some botanical gardens but they pack alot in the area stunning views in areas definitely worth visiting

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 773trishs
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meals ordered were average and the prices relatively reasonable (especially for Daylesford), but trying to get staff to pay attention so we could order was the biggest let down.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lovegoodfoodhey
Reviewed 1 week ago

The botanical gardens have a wide variety of mature European and indigenous trees, I highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Climb to the top of the tower to see some spectacular views of Daylesford and the surrounding countryside. The trees are huge (they've been there for a long time). A nice scenic getaway in the heart of town.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Joy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful botanical gardens with great views, wear good walking shoes and be prepared for some steep hills.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank blogberrytart
Reviewed March 12, 2019

Liked the cafe on the hill, but the garden itself is a bit underwhelming. You can get a nice view of the area.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RazBun
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

The gardens have three main attractions, the wonderful enormous trees which have been planted there since the 19th century, a scenic drive around the gardens and several developed areas such as a grotto with a small waterfall and a hothouse with a breathtaking display of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EuropeFan09
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

I took a group of 46 Probus Members to Daylesford for the day. We had a wonderful time. It is a beautiful town. The Wombat Hill Gardens were magnificent. The Begonia blooms beautiful, the old trees stately. The Main Street has interesting shops and many...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Glenda B
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Mainly just trees but there are some interesting Cedars and other species. There are a few animal sculptures. It is quite a peaceful place.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Barry T
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Response from thedovelqueen | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the outside area
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NitaP123
September 2, 2017|
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Response from Natalie1964 | Reviewed this property |
It is a small botanical garden and you could ride around it but the area is a hilly place.
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