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Well kept gardens

Buninyong gardens is very well kept, BBQ area very clean, loads of shad to chuck down a picnic rug... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2019
Ballarat, Australia
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Buninyong summer morning

Today I have joined in an exercise class in the shade and dappled sunlight in the Buninyong Botanic... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
Geelong, Australia
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great clean environment;family and pet friendly and area large enough for many private functions like picnics and bbqs

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sue N
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Buninyong gardens is very well kept, BBQ area very clean, loads of shad to chuck down a picnic rug. You can go for a beautiful little stroll or a swing on the swing set. Great little Sunday out in the sun, playing games & having...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alarnaha
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Today I have joined in an exercise class in the shade and dappled sunlight in the Buninyong Botanic Gardens. The grass was green and lush underfoot. The wind gently rustled the leaves of giant poplar and elm trees overhead. Picnic tables, sheltered gazebos if needed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank myolddb880
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

The gardens are a delight at any time of year. Take the time to sit and enjoy the peaceful surrounds with a picnic. Make sure you cross the road and walk around the Gong Reservoir. Enjoy looking at the old bluestone brewery, now a private...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael P
Reviewed July 24, 2017

My wife works near the Uni and we often come to this spot for a picnic lunch. It really is a lovely spot to sit and have bite or just sit and watch the world go by. If you are in the area on a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Basill_Mo
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Buninyong gardens with the adjoining gong resovoir is a little suprise packet of history. Well worth a stroll through, it is small but has a lovely feel and some beautiful old trees. Well worth a visit in summer as it's very green and shady. Public...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Tracy B
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a look. A beautiful setting with lots of ducks and ducklings enjoying the ponds and lake. Some magnificent trees and flowers make this gardens a joy to visit.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank jeff v
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Would be a nice location for a bbq or picnic. Interesting little gardens, the Californian redwood is impressive, most of the trees appear to be named.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank morant
Reviewed September 25, 2016

The Gardens and the nearby Gong helped us yesterday to understand the development of the town from the 1860s. Signage was good and all areas were wheelchair friendly - some nice picnic spots as well. Loved the lilies and magnolias! Dogs were welcome!

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank RetiredWazza
Reviewed September 25, 2016

We stumbled upon the Botanic Gardens when we were walking around Buninyong and loved them at once. There are big old trees forming an Avenue of Honour, a Queen Victoria Gazebo, an ornamental Lake & a walled Garden. The paths are clearly defined and there...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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