Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne, Cranbourne

Must see · Garden · Wildlife Area
Gigantic Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne sits on 145 hectares (360 acres). The landscaping is designed to accommodate interactive displays that let you walk through garden areas, cross over wetlands, and even play in water features. See large areas of native bush, heath, and other plants as well as contemporary sculptures. The red earth section brings the outback into the suburbs. You will see lots of birdlife, butterflies, and maybe even a wallaby. One area warns you to beware of snakes, so you might see one of those too. Shaded areas throughout the complex make walking a pleasure. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne and many more Cranbourne attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Cranbourne attractions planning tool.
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  • A must visit if your visiting area. So many different things to enjoy from the long hiking trail around the perimeter or the Trig lookout. Inside the gardens are various rear points of interest. How.....  more »
  • In all honesty, we weren't expecting much. But it was a fantastic few hours spent in the gardens. Walking into the gardens is met with a frankly breathtaking sea of red (particularly for us British...  more »
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  • Beautiful. The Australian Garden is a lovely place to walk around. The walking tracks are also great, with a few different levels and lengths. The view from the lookout is lovely. A great place to go for a walk with friends, kids or to have a coffee and chat.
  • Wonderful places with no fee. Good view and sight. Fresh air and bird

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