Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne, Cranbourne

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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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  • So the good news is this is fairly easy to find... I set my Sat Nav because I have never driven into Cranbourne...but once you get there... just follow the signs. Much nicer than listening to the Sat ...  more »
  • Well laid out, informative, and accessible. A great place to learn, to be informed, and to relax with a meal.  more »
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  • This is one of the best places to experience the great outdoors and it's free! Surprisingly as big as the Royal Botanical Gardens Cranbourne is, there are many well laid out pathways leading to all round views. A great way to spend a couple of hours or at your own leisure just take your time. Facilities include a kiosk , cafeteria and gift shop.
  • A brilliant example of Australian native plants. A must see. Free entry but donations welcome. Staff are super friendly and have great knowledge of the area and the plants Guided tours available at a price Facilities cater for wheelchairs Plenty of rest facilities and water stations Small Cafe with very nice food though the meals are on the high side price wise. Souvenir Shop

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