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Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens

Central Spring Road, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
+61 3 5348 2306
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Expected more

Daylesford is stuffed full of beautiful gardens, and I expected more of this one in such a great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gympie, Australia
Colour, colour everywhere !

The rhododendrons are blooming and so is everything else right now. Such a delight for the senses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“scenic drive” (26 reviews)
“old trees” (20 reviews)
“water tower” (11 reviews)
Central Spring Road, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
+61 3 5348 2306
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Daylesford is stuffed full of beautiful gardens, and I expected more of this one in such a great location on the hill. I actually enjoyed the garden at The Convent much more which is right next door. We climbed to the top of the tower,...More

Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rhododendrons are blooming and so is everything else right now. Such a delight for the senses to walk around here at the moment. We visited the plant sale on the Sunday in November and there was a few people around. Love this place !...More

Thank Natalie1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a drive through and its a strange place! Felt like we were driving through people's backyards! Pretty spot for a picnic though.

Thank Jess R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely out look. Nice walking around gardens. Service slow. Meals average and menu selection could have more of a variety

Thank Jennye J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We think these gardens are special in Autumn, but in Spring, your senses are assailed by beautiful colours of rhododendrons, hellebores, roses, irises, primula etc as well as the imposing & glorious trees, many resplendent with fresh foliage after Winter. These gardens are free to...More

2  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the tower is abit scarey if youre claustrophobic or not keen on heights like me, but the views are worthy

1  Thank anthonygreene71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small botanical gardens, but quite pretty, with nice flowers and plants. There is a cafe there too. Good for a stroll.

Thank NataliaTan2014
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Pleasant walk through old trees and canopied pathways. A circular path as well as a road gives you options on taking in the views of the countryside. Church steeples and rolling hills offers you the chance to imagine yourself being anywhere. The Wombat Cafe adds...More

Thank Boldage
Reviewed 6 October 2017

These gardens are lovely for the whole family, with lots of areas to explore, different garden areas for those interested in the botanical aspects, places for picnics and for play. We enjoyed a picnic in the rotunda and getting lost in the fern valley.

Thank geoffrog
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Just a few minutes from the centre of town and well worth visiting. We spent a couple of hours exploring: a climb up the look out for views over the trees, a walk through green glades, under majestic trees and by spring plantings topped off...More

Thank CCH1960
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3 September 2017|
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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.