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Noosa Botanic Gardens

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Address: Cooroy, Queensland 4563, Australia
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A peaceful place to take the kids

Such a hidden treasure. In holiday season it is virtually impossible to get a park to take the kids too that isn't overcrowded. The botanic gardens offers a really pretty spot to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 January 2017
Nelzyash
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Noosaville, Australia
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Noosaville, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Such a hidden treasure. In holiday season it is virtually impossible to get a park to take the kids too that isn't overcrowded. The botanic gardens offers a really pretty spot to take the kids. Ample area to play on the grass, Ducks to feed, and beautiful gardens to wander through. We have taken our kids drawing books and pencils... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

What a lovely location by the lake. Great for a picnic & or stroll. However, the whole place is very untidy, gardens in need of a lot of care. The only thing the council maintains are the lawns. Pathways littered with debris, weeds in the garden, plants identified with hand written weather beaten tags. Come on Noosa Council, get your... More 

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

It was over 34 degrees with not a breath of wind but despite these arduous conditions the gardens were still well worth the visit. It's great to see parks like this where they take the time to label the notable trees and plants. A lovely setting beside Lake McDonald and with over 26 acres there is plenty of things to... More 

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Can't believe we've never been here before! Gorgeous location beside Lake McDonald. Took us 2 hrs to stroll through quite expansive gardens. Shame only 2 full time employees maintain gardens and the rest is obviously the work of an army? of volunteers. What a fabulous job they do as custodians of this beautiful spot.

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Cooroy, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

well maintained gardens on the shores of lake mc donald cooroy the gardens are well maintained by the hard working jackie and crew theamphitheartre is spectacular great for taking photos with the lake in the background great for weddings (council) booking required

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Tewantin, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

A Little Gem in the Noosa Shire. Take your time to stroll through this largely volunteer created garden. Peaceful and fun.

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Thank thingsthatareunique
Noosa, Australia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Beautiful relaxing easy walkways overlooking Lake Macdonald. Excellent venue for live music events in the amphitheatre.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

A little drive from Noosa itself, closer to Cooroy than Noosa, but worth a diversion if you are spending a few days - peaceful , solitude, beautiful gardens and a great place to escape the growing numbers in Hastings Street. Good for relaxing, picnics, walks

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

From riding your bikes to sitting on a picnic rug, what a beautiful place to visit. Take long walks and admire the beautiful trees and flowers and the wildlife it attracts. Just research if there are any events on as parking can be difficult when big events are on, aside from that its a great place to have picnic, or... More 

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Cooroy, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great place to go for a leisurely stroll or take a picnic. the view is superb and plenty of bird life. easy to find as well as plenty of free car parking. Take your water bottle and wear good walking shoes.

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