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Wollongong Botanic Garden

Murphys Ave | Keiraville, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4227 7667
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The sculptures in the garden.

So very well placed with easy directions to enjoy the sculptures. A beautiful place to wander... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
aldavril
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New South Wales Australia
pleasant.

lovely park in the center of wollongong.Peaceful and serene, with japanese gardens and a huge duck... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MARKBUZZ
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Newport, United Kingdom
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“rose garden” (21 reviews)
“duck pond” (13 reviews)
“feed the ducks” (10 reviews)
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Murphys Ave | Keiraville, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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+61 2 4227 7667
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Reviewed 6 days ago

So very well placed with easy directions to enjoy the sculptures. A beautiful place to wander, stop for a while, even bring a picnic lunch. Its a definite spot for out of town visitors. Definitely recommend and do visit quite often.

Thank aldavril
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Reviewed 6 days ago

lovely park in the center of wollongong.Peaceful and serene, with japanese gardens and a huge duck pond.

Thank MARKBUZZ
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We took our grandkids to the Botanical Gardens in Wollongong. We thought they would be bored in doing “ adult things “ but were very surprised. They took lots of interest in the gardens and the wild life, birds, ducks, etc. We actually had a...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

Who'd think of Botanical gardens as the tourist site to go and see? This is what the Wollongong Gardens are. The place is kid (and grandkid) friendly. You're not supposed to feed the ducks but everyone was doing it. The different gardens are amazing, especially...More

Thank Sanjeev L
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Great place to relax and go for a walk, gardens are kept to a high standard, always lots of flowers to photograph and just enjoy. Take some food and have a picnic, there's a small play area for the kids and plenty of grassed area...More

Thank Mark_R_B_123
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

The Botanical gardens are located on a large expanse of land basically across the road from the university. If you enter by the southern gate there is a huge area set up just for kids to have fun in(sandpit, bridges, climbing frames, slippery dip). The...More

Thank Dodger52
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Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely walking tour of the botanical gardens lead by a knowledgeable enthusiastic volunteer. Just the right duration and amount of info. Thank you!

Thank StMarystraveller
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Beauitful gardens. They are quite with a number of walking tracks, the rose garden is the highlight of the walk.

Thank Terrill N
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

This is a fantastic place to spent a couple of hours. The gardens are beautifully set out with wide paths, making it pram and disabled friendly. There is also a buggy ride with a guide to take you around if you don't want to walk....More

Thank Vikki W
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Botanical Gardens Wollongong, located near the University and being overseen by Mt Kiera and is a fantastic way to spent 2-3 hours, while visiting Wollongong. The gardens are beautiful with all the different types of layout, with many attractions for young families or couples to...More

Thank Glenn919
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Peggy D
June 12, 2017|
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Response from Wgong B | Property representative |
Hello Peggy. Sorry but dogs are not permitted within the Garden.
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