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Kyneton Botanical Gardens

Mollison St and Clowes St | Bounded by Mollison, Clowes and Powlett Streets, Kyneton, Victoria 3444, Australia
+61 3 5421 1468
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Great spot to picnic and/or to set out for for a walk along the river, and loop back along piper... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HikingBear16
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Melbourne, Australia
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Stunningly beautiful, well maintained gardens

Such a variety of deciduous trees including National trust significant, a lovely sealed path to... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Elise g G
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Melbourne, Australia
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Mollison St and Clowes St | Bounded by Mollison, Clowes and Powlett Streets, Kyneton, Victoria 3444, Australia
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+61 3 5421 1468
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"oaks"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to picnic and/or to set out for for a walk along the river, and loop back along piper and mollison st. Gardens have established trees, informative signs and toilets. There’s a great recently installed park for older children and the path along the...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Such a variety of deciduous trees including National trust significant, a lovely sealed path to walk beside the Campaspe River, with avenues of Oaks and park benches. An amazing playground with fun equipment for the kids. Even an outdoor tabletennis table with bats and balls...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

On a hot January 30 degree+ day in Kyneton, We went for a nice walk (6km round trip) from the Racecourse down to the Botanical Gardens. Following the Campaspe River the start the walk was quiet rural and then by the end as you walk...More

Thank Brianna H
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

On a sunny winter morning we enjoyed a stroll around the gardens and river walk. Much has clearly been done over the years to present a large area of gardens, picnic areas, recreation opportunities and an all round green reserve. We had a pleasant 30...More

Thank Reg E
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

I'd just been up to Castlemaine to see two exhibitions "John Wolseley" at the Falkner Gallery and "Early Australian Pottery" at Buda. Decided to get off the train at Kyneton, hoping to walk the mile to the shops and "Lauriston Gallery". However the Botanical Gardens...More

Thank cam k
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Went to the Friends of Kyneton Botanic Gardens Garden ramble where we visited 6 open gardens in the area. What a great day and fantastic gardens opened up to the public.

Thank Trevor H
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

I love regional botanic gardens though this once seemed a little un loved in parts. I did notice that they have plans for a revamp so that is good news. Love the sleepy relaxed feel of the garden and the huge trees. (they have some...More

Thank 725stephen
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I know it's summer but the gardens seemed badly neglected. Dry and untidy would be the best way to describe them. They have great potential but need to be cared for

1  Thank Doug Q
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

The botanic gardens have impressive entry gates and is steeped in history. There are many established trees with many containing plaques. Unfortunately, being summer, a number of plants appeared stressed due to the lack of water and the grounds appeared to be in need of...More

Thank Vicki E
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

A beautiful place to relax and unwind with the Sunday paper. Not as large as I imagined, but the upkeep of the gardens is fantastic! Beautiful flowers and very established trees make for good shade.

Thank PerfectPoodle
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