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Could have spent 2 hours here

We didn't stay overnight, but visited as we passed through the area. There is a circular dirt road... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Robert W
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Newcastle, Australia
a spring Day at botanic Gardens

we were lucky to have such a sunny day for the Myall Park Spring day, but had 32 mls rain, much... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
carolcoleman2017
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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Myall Park Botanic Garden is more than a beautiful place where people can find respite and inspiration. It is a refuge for biological treasures from all around Australia, an outdoor classroom where people can acquire knowledge and motivation to be...more
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1 Myall Park Rd, Glenmorgan, Queensland 4423, Australia
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

We didn't stay overnight, but visited as we passed through the area. There is a circular dirt road of about 3kms, and we really should have walked it, but time didn't allow. Trees and shrubs are grouped. Signage is adequate for a self-guided walk. Plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 14 September 2018

If you passion is plants that are native you will find this place of great interest. To the untrained eye it looks like bush, but as you read the labels on the specimens you realise how much variety there is in every group of plants...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Judith J
Reviewed 28 August 2018

we were lucky to have such a sunny day for the Myall Park Spring day, but had 32 mls rain, much needed, the night before...some wattle and other flowering bushes were in bloom,making it a good day to wander the Gardens..there were stalls, leather work...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank carolcoleman2017
Reviewed 10 May 2018

the Botanic gardens are a 'gem' in the wilderness, a project undertaken by a Mr. Dave Gordon many years ago as a way of preserving native plants for future generations to observe and enjoy..the gardens are mainly maintained by volunteers..there are cottages to rent for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I dropped in here this week on the way to Wallumbilla (near Roma). I was really surprised by the fauna and birdlife, just disappointed that I hadn't allowed myself more time - next time I will allow a full day and take advantage of the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We stayed at a powered caravan site and cottage overnight. The cottage is very roomy and well equipped. Warmed up beside the open fireplace on a cool night. Great park for early morning or late afternoon strolls in the gardens or to the lagoon, with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Brad H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We arrived at the Myall Botanic Gardens late in the afternoon. It turns out that these gardens have a long history. Being owned by Robert Gordan, a keen gardener and plant breeder, it was the birth place of one of Australia’s most loved Grevilleas, the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

A well-preserved bit of Australian horticultural/botanical history. Well worth staying one night to experience the atmosphere of the place. Stay in the old shearer's quarters or worker's house.Cheap as chips. There is no TV reception and mobile phone is limited service. But that is how...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Huthjg
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had a great time in this fascinating garden. We stayed overnight in the Avochie Cottage. This sleeps 6 and has most things you need for a short stay. It was $80 for the night for the 2 of us, there's a higher fee if...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank kjbMirani
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This park has a wonderful array of plants spieces that were in full flower when we visited. The bird life was just amazing, a large number of nectar eating from large to small and all different colours. This is a must see for native plant...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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