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Noosa Botanic Gardens

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Cooroy, Queensland 4563, Australia
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Great spot to relax. A hidden gem!

Safe to describe these gardens as a bit of a hidden treasure. Probably visited more by locals... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Adam W
Noosaville, Australia
Peaceful and educational

As locals we have been visiting the garden on and off for 15 years and every time see something... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Cooroy, Australia
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Safe to describe these gardens as a bit of a hidden treasure. Probably visited more by locals than travellers yet well worth the visit. Beautifully situated beside Lake MacDonald the gardens are perfect for a relaxed wander, chilling out or a sublime spot for a...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

As locals we have been visiting the garden on and off for 15 years and every time see something interesting. You can walk, bike, take the dog, have a BBQ or picnic, even go and listen to a performance in the amphitheatre.Lake Macdonald as a...More

1  Thank Hugues2015
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We quickly stopped into this location. Plenty of parking and the lake was beautiful! Saw a few ducks, a pelican and plenty of people in canoes on the lake. There was a boat ramp with easy access and a picnic area with a wheelchair/pram ramp....More

Thank neena_19
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

It's winter time it was late afternoon. It's nice but pretty average as botanical gardens go. Saw different kinds of birds and the late afternoon light made for some good photography

Thank Babaloon
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Gorgeous gardens by the lake, with many delightful spots to sit and enjoy the beautiful vistas, and watch the wide diversity of birdlife. We loved this place so much, we came back at 7am in the morning, in the hopes of spotting kangaroos and wallabies,...More

Thank helianthus1
Reviewed 28 June 2017

After a busy morning it was a joy to be able to stop off here. The gardens are really well thought out and there was plenty of autumn colour. Trees were labelled which was helpful. We found a spot by the lake and my husband...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were lucky enough to see a performance of Romeo and Juliet by a youth theatre company in the stunning amphitheatre with Lake Macdonald as a backdrop. but, even if no performances, the gardens are a wonderful place to visit. Easy paths, lots of different...More

Thank enjoytraveladelaide
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Wonderful place to take in the lake & gardens.Take a picnic lunch morning teas or afternoon tea. BBQ's to be had as well. Get in early as all the good seating gets taken quickly in the weekends.

Thank Karin B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We again went there at a different time of there year as we had been there to these lovely gardens set on the edge of Lake McDonald. The view from the amphitheatre is quite magnificent. There are electric BBQs around picnic area and shelters as...More

Thank Murray C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Bordering the shores of Lake Macdonald, these lovely gardens are perfect for strolling, exercising or perhaps a picnic. There are many pathways to follow with different vistas and flora to enjoy. Perhaps the only negative was that quite a few of the name plates on...More

Thank Jackie W
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