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“Surprisingly good”
Review of Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden
Ranked #3 of 38 things to do in Toowoomba
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed March 9, 2013

I love Japanese gardens and have been to Kyoto and othe hot spots in a quest to see the best. This is a seriously good garden. A garden this good in Kyoto would have people crawling all over it. There is better, but you will have to go to Japan to see it. Highly recommend.

Thank Craig O
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Reviewed February 25, 2013

The Japanese Gardens are located adjacent to the campus of the University of Southern Queensland and offer a tranquil place to picnic or stroll through the beautiful grounds. Well maintained, the gardens offer a variety of paths over and around a central lake. There is a secret waterfall that cascades over boulders that is a favourite with the younger members or you could lose yourself in the bamboo forest. These gardens are a favourite of mine in Toowoomba, which boasts other interesting gardens worth visiting. While I have recommended these gardens are suitable for the whole family, they are just as inviting to couples and the solo visitor.

Thank CJayQueensland
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Reviewed February 25, 2013

Please take time to suck in this tranquil place. It is close to heaven. Immaculately presented gardens, peaceful, beautiful trees, flowers and waters. Great for weddings. Wonderful if you want to get back to yourself. This is a place for self-healing and contemplation.

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed February 23, 2013

Great place to visit. We were told to visit this by friends and it was well worth it. Great atmosphere, fantastic plants and gardens. Lots of fish and ducks to feed. We well be back

Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed February 17, 2013

This place is amazing. Its ambience and romantic and atmosphere are so tranquil. The gardens are perfect and manicured to perfection. Just beutiful!

Thank Smeeeagain
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