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“Beautiful English style gardens”
Review of Fitzroy Gardens

Fitzroy Gardens
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$67.56*
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Half-Day Melbourne City Laneways and Arcades Tour with Eureka Skydeck
Ranked #20 of 410 things to do in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Patong, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“Beautiful English style gardens”
Reviewed June 1, 2013

So green, huge trees, wonderful with the autumn colours. Very peaceful gardens near the city centre. It is lovely being able to experience what I imagine a real English garden looks like with rich green lawns and the autumn trees.

Visited May 2013
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Nathalia
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Stunning”
Reviewed May 17, 2013

A place to go and sit quietly surrounded by the beauty of nature, lovely walking paths and lots to see. An oasis in the middle of a busy city

Visited January 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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110 reviews
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“Autumn has sprung”
Reviewed May 7, 2013

These gardens are kept in pristine condition year round. At the moment the trees are starting to show their beautiful autumn colours. I work close by and visit many time during my lunch break. It is amazing to see the trees changing colours throughout the year, but especially in Autumn.

Visited May 2013
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Sydney Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“The essence of Melbourne”
Reviewed May 6, 2013

Melbourne is built around its gorgeous parks. Grand boulevards running past eden like spaces that invite you in and reward the curious with joyous discoveries. Forget your cares for a while in this fabulous park

Visited April 2013
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Frankston, Australia
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“Night or day, it's a pleasure”
Reviewed April 28, 2013

We stayed at the Hilton next door to the Gardens during the last weekend in April which was unusually warm. We decide to go to the Grand Hyatt for dinner and walked back through the gardens afterward. WOW! It was so nice with the city lights as a back drop and possoms running around through the grounds, we even saw an owl. We went back to the Hotel and got our camera so we could get some memories to take back home.
The next morning we went to the Pavillion in the Gardens to have breakfast and followed this up with a lovely stroll around in the daylight. There are so many little interesting corners to explore. Captains Cook Cottage is there if you want to go in (there is an entrance fee), we had been previously. And the Conservatorium with its beautiful flowers and ferns reminded me of Singapore.
Highly recommended.

Visited April 2013
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