Colac Botanic Gardens, Colac

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#127 of 841 in Parks in Victoria
The Colac Botanic Gardens is a regional botanical garden, located at the corner of Fyans and Gellibrand streets, on the shores of Lake Colac in Colac, Victoria, Australia. Land was allocated in 1865, with the garden being established in 1868 by Daniel Bunce, and later remodelled in 1910 by Melbourne Botanical Gardens director William Guilfoyle.The Colac Botanic garden covers fifteen hectares, and contains over a thousand specimens (more than any other provincial garden in Victoria). The garden hosts variations of trees such as bunya bunya pine, Elia Keightley, Firewheel Tree, Bird Plant. Several trees in the garden have been placed on the Victorian Significant Tree Register.The gardens are listed on the Victorian Heritage Register.
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  • These botanical gardens are beautiful. Easy access for anyone. Plenty of signs and seats for you to relax and enjoy the views. Right next to Lake Colac so more views to enjoy. Worth the visit  more »
  • What a lovely spot to visit beutiful gardens a realy great place to go for a walk or have some lunch,  more »
  • We just wanted to walk off our large breakfast so wondered up to the gardens to have a look around. Very pretty with some lovely views of the lake.  more »
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