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“Superb Spot to Stop.”

Geelong Botanical Gardens
Ranked #2 of 66 things to do in Geelong
Certificate of Excellence
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Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Superb Spot to Stop.”
Reviewed April 15, 2013

Being a lover of all things garden, my husband and I marked the gardens down as a must on our journey through Victoria. And we were not disappointed - it's a very serene and majestic place. Well worth a couple of hours at least - I would definitely suggest taking your loved ones there for a picnic!

Great little cafe with reasonable prices, and all-important wheelchair facilities. Great parking. Plenty of room to avoid those tour buses too if you so choose. Staff we saw were very friendly and professional.

Thank you to all the staff at the Geelong Botanical Gardens!

Visited April 2013
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Geelong, Australia
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43 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“a great place to escape”
Reviewed March 11, 2013

we love coming to the gardens, it always seems cooler in here, the old part of the garden is beautiful and romantic. we visit probably once a month.

Visited February 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Quiet and expansive”
Reviewed January 28, 2013

A nice quiet spot except for the days it gets over-run with bus groups taking advantage of the picninc areas. Great place to sit in your car or on a blanket and look out over the ocean.

Visited January 2013
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Beautiful Gardens”
Reviewed January 23, 2013

We spent yesterday afternoon in the gardens..teenagers and adults..and had a wonderful time!! Walked all around the many paths, different sections and interesting plants.. Such green lawns and magnificent trees...The little cafe has excellent food..yummy cakes and coffee. Plenty of parking..We just loved it!!

Visited January 2013
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Marshall, Victoria, Australia
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50 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“flower lovers a must”
Reviewed January 19, 2013

if you love flowers etc. then this is a great place to visit. good location for a picnic or a walk on a nice day

Visited August 2012
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