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Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens

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Beautiful place!

The place is so beautiful, specially the scenic drive is almost unreal..its as if you're in your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shveta b

What a wonderfull way to spend a couple of hours meandering around the paths. Quiet and relaxing, a... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Sergio P
Melbourne, Australia
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“old trees”(20 reviews)
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Central Spring Road, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
+61 3 5348 2306
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Reviewed 6 days ago

An amazing place, built high on the hill with good views. Very cold mid winter but worth a visit due to the history of the location.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take the slow drive through scenic road and you’ll find yourself driving and passing beautiful views of Daylesford 😃 Climb up the wombat hill tower lookout and immerse yourself with the wonderful views of Daylesford and the surrounding areas!!!!! They have toilet facilities and restaurant...More

Thank nswblues82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is so beautiful, specially the scenic drive is almost unreal..its as if you're in your desktop wallpaper!! The tower is old and steps very steep and winding..there is very little place to stand on the top so avoid with little ones, anyways you...More

Thank shveta b
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

What a wonderfull way to spend a couple of hours meandering around the paths. Quiet and relaxing, a must do when in Daylesford.

Thank Sergio P
Reviewed 31 May 2018

A beautiful park with a very good 'cafe' for a quality light lunch in good surroundings and very helpful staff

Thank Ian E
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We did a drive though the gardens and then stopped and walked around a bit before going to the cafe. I think Autumn is the perfect time to do this because of the various colours on the trees. Unfortunately the cafe was way too packed...More

Thank paa1e
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Just so beautiful it doesn't seem real - especially in Autumn with all the changing trees!! Do the scenic drive and then park at the tower and go for a walk through the top part of the garden

Thank Travelisme1720
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We started by driving around the gardens, then parked the car and walked. There is a tower you can climb and lovely areas to walk, including an area with ferns. Also found a greenhouse with begonias. You could not go in but still able to...More

Thank Richar64
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across these gardens by mistake on our Way out of Daylseford. Very happy that we decided to stop by as the scenery in May was amazing and very beautiful. A great hour stop if your enjoy natural views. Highly recommend a visit if you're...More

Thank Jake W
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful setting but make sure you are clear when ordering as they only brought me one coffee instead of the two I tried to order.

Thank JacqueJamieH
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Barry T
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Response from thedovelqueen | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the outside area
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Response from Natalie1964 | Reviewed this property |
It is a small botanical garden and you could ride around it but the area is a hilly place.