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Carlton Gardens

1-111 Carlton St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9658 9658
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1-111 Carlton St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited these gardens during the International Flower Show. The exhibition hall is an amazing backdrop yo showcase this event but is also a magnificent building in its own right with it high arched windows and elegant murals, Even when the show is not on this...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the flower show here at the Carlton Gardens twice, and it is really the best place to hold such a large event, it is well looked after, and showcases the beautiful gardens here as well as the extra show! A must...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Went for a walk around Melbourne to go look at some of the parks and carlton garden was so beautiful. a few people were there but it wasn't loud or crowded

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely the gardens of Melbourne contribute to making it the most liveable city in the galaxy. Amid the turmoil of the city buzz it is tranquility personified.

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Reviewed January 13, 2018

I thought I might spend a little time in the museum after shopping in town so decided to walk north from the city. On my way to the Museum I walked through Carlton Gardens. It was so nice, I changed my plans and decided to...More

Thank James M
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

It is places like this that makes Melbourne the most livable city in the world. Just one of the many we have in this great city of ours. Come and enjoy.

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Reviewed January 7, 2018

I brought my 5yo daughter here and she spent ours running around. It's a perfect way to waste a weekend afternoon.

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

Carlton Gardens are a really beautiful place for relaxation,whether you take there yourself, a friend or the whole family. It is a very friendly park, and you can see lots of lovely plants and flowers, ponds and some local fauna. We passed by a couple...More

Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed December 25, 2017

The Gardens are beautiful in December. There is ample shade from the hot sun, Wood Ducks are browsing on the lawns, the many flowers are blooming, and people are picnicking on the lawns.

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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Great green space to let the kids roam. Plenty of shaded areas. Plants are very well looked after. No rubbish around. Didn’t locate public bathrooms, but might have been my mistake.

Thank Thomas N
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