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Geelong Botanical Gardens, Geelong
(4.5/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
The Friends aim is to increase community awareness of the scientific, educational and conservation functions of the Gardens. The Friends volunteer guides promote this aim by engaging with visitors to the Gardens and taking groups on guided walks.

The Friends also conduct activities to raise funds for the Gardens' continuing development.
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TripAdvisor
  • Amazing gardens. Restful, relaxing, stunning colours. Spectacular displays of roses, historic trees, contrasting desert and rainforest areas. Nice even paths, grassed areas along with some paved paths...  more »
  • I have visited this place in 2014. I use to go there every day and enjoy myself. This place is very much near to the beach and the scenario over there is amazing. 
  • Feelings botanic gardens are a hidden gem. We have been many times and they continually change with each season. They are a wonderful picnic place particularly in warm weather as the shade of the tree...  more »
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  • I really love it here. A walk away from the bustle. A place to chill and relax. There is a real history to the gardens and I love the way they have laid out the paths to walk about on. It's a really lovely place to go in Geelong. Also there is a little cafe here and it's also nice.
  • Quirky. Easy to get around .Compact. Different themed gardens. Relaxing Cafe.
  • A great quite location close to the city. It has great views of the bay. Lots of open spaces and a variety of parking places. If you meet others here then you will need to be clear where in the gardens you will meet.
  • Great place for a walk, to take the kids to play on the grass, and in the playground. Didn't see much in the way of exotic botanical.
  • Nice gardens, plenty to see. Good park for kids to play on.