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Stunning view in late autumn and early winter

This garden is undoubtedly one of the best places in inner Melbourne to admire the autumn foliage... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Helena V
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Great park, pity about the toilets

This is great gathering place for a family get together. Access is good; with major roads, tram and... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Malvoleo
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Gold Street, Clifton Hill, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

This garden is undoubtedly one of the best places in inner Melbourne to admire the autumn foliage. While the playground is basic and boring, the garden is a wonderful place for a leisure walk and an ideal spot for photographers who want to capture beautiful...More

Thank Helena V
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This is great gathering place for a family get together. Access is good; with major roads, tram and rail stations nearby. Automatic barbecues are supplied. Easy to just arrive and have a good time. Only drawback is the public toilets. There is only one; the...More

Thank Malvoleo
Reviewed 18 December 2017

With the rotunda freshly painted and the mulching being laid, I could see that preparations for Summer were underway. The park has a number of features, but is mainly grass and avenues of trees. Bus routes run along the Northern and Eastern edges of the...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Small park to be able to relax. It was near my airbnb and made a pit stop on my way back from the city. Clifton Hill is just a great area in general.

Thank Justin K
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

an oasis of green next to the unbearably busy hoddle st. pretty park covering over 7 hectares. features nice playground,bbq areas,historic rotunda, off leash area etc. around the corner is Collingwood leisure centre and mayors park.

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Darling Gardens is an old well established park in Clifton Hill. It has very interesting layout - the circular avenue of great old trees and rotunda right in the middle. The park is very popular with locals: kids from Gold St primary school, residents of...More

Thank Nenad D
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Darling Gardens is a wonderful expanse of grass and trees in an area made increasingly unattractive by major roads, various means of public transport, warehousing, etc. We're fortunate it has survived since the mid 1800s, when it was created on the British and European model...More

1  Thank Alys-Schatzi
Reviewed 7 April 2016

The Darling Gardens are in Clifton Hill. The come under he City of Yarra's expert management. The Gardens are quite big. The Gardens include the Collingwood Leisure Centre, which has a 25 metre pool, gym, group fitness classes and 'learn to swim.' I like the...More

Thank Jeffry B
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