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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small park with big trees, plenty of shade. Good to chill after bustling Victoria market. There is a bento box place on the corner.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ksksksksks
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Flagstaff Gardens offer Melbourne's highest natural viewpoint. The Gardens look out over Port Phillip Bay. In the old days, when a ship was sighted entering the port, the flag was raised. Thus, it is called Flagstaff Gardens. The Gardens are near the legal precinct and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

I was at a meeting where the nighttime entertainment was a dinner at the city of Melbourne Bowls club Inside Flagstaff gardens. We had a very nice meal followed by a couple hours of lawn bowling. It was tremendous fun and a great way to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BruceC844
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The park is on a hill. Many years ago it was used to signal to the bay. Now a pleasant little park not far from the market. There is a bowling which has functions. I have been to a weeding and a couple of other...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tomfrombrunswick
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

If you’re in the area, stop by and stroll through the park for a while. It’s quite lovely. There are a few places where you can sit. There are grassy areas where you can sit or stretch out and enjoy the sunshine. Right in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mishka01
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The flag staff , in this park, was erected on 13th of September 1840 as a signaling station for ships arriving in port Phillip Bay.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 208erwinh
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Had a nice walk here at sunset and watched the possums coming out of the trees. Lovely to watch them and the parrots flying around.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Joy36
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Not as nice as other parks in the area. Late afternoon/early evening stroll is best. Night time see the possums in the trees. Good group bbq area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank pinky19842018
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Landscaped garden and nice track for a jog on a cool, breezy, early autumn morning. If you are a keen jogger, one needs to go a few rounds to get warmed up - or a stroll within the park would be a better bet! The...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lfspeter
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This park was established in 1862 and sits on the edge of the city centre being bounded by La Trobe, King, Dudley and William Streets. We walked through it on the way from our hotel near Southern Cross Station to visit the Queen Victoria Markets....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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