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Colac Botanic Gardens, Colac

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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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  • Nothing special, you can walk quite nicely, but he makes a very unkempt impression overall.
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  • When in Colac make your way north to the Colac Botanic Gardens, fifteen hectares of lush garden beautifully maintained a credit to their gardeners. Located on the banks of Lake Colac. Apart from the b...  more »
  • A beautiful stroll through these gardens is recommended very well maintained a very relaxing place to unwind