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Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens

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These are very nice gardens,they are not large but very pleasant,the orchids are brilliant and the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
skittles12018
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Melbourne, Australia
Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens

Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens are set over approximately 26 hectares. The garden includes a Chinese... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert r
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Melbourne, Australia
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Elizabeth St, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

These are very nice gardens,they are not large but very pleasant,the orchids are brilliant and the pond life is great, there were turtles and fish and ducks It was a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens are set over approximately 26 hectares. The garden includes a Chinese Garden designed by Hervey Bay's sister city. There is also a large orchid collection.

Thank Robert r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful, we loved the Japanese garden, very tranquil. Would be fabulous on a hot summers day, cool & peaceful under the rainforest canopy. Please don't feed the ducks & turtles, bread is not part of their natural diet, there were signs, regardless people were...More

Thank julie g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place - a typical wetland Queensland garden with nice rainforest style walkways. A great place in Hervey Bay place to find some peace and relax.

Thank K1847WPpeterc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well set out, great to see places like this are still cared for and a part of our main locations. Peaceful and serene. On our visit quiet and not too many people. a good break from all the hustle and bustle that can go on...More

Thank Jodie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely walking tracks through bushland. Highlights were the small but lovely orchid house with lots of displays of flowering orchids and the photogenic Chinese gardens. Lots of birds.

Thank penkem2477
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very helpful lady, explaining all the lovely flowers. Very pretty, and ask about the tree snake that lives there, Entrance fee was $2:50 with a cup of tea. Also a nice lake with ducks,and other aquatic birds as well. Some nice walks. A nice spot...More

Thank pngsmithy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a awesome walk through the gardens. Kids loved it looked at the ducks and turtles. They even have native bees there.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a fun walk around on a pleasant morning. Didn't realise how big it was. Different gardens to explore and take great photos.

Thank Barb M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautifully planted and well kept gardens, great walking paths. Fabulous orchid house to visit. So close to the beach.

Thank habanachooky
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Krystallhar
15 April 2018|
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Response from Faye B | Reviewed this property |
A Birthday party would be acceptable (No alcohol allowed) but a jumping castle ,you would have to take that up with the Hervey Bay Fraser Coast Council Good luck with your request .
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8 January 2018|
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Yes, i pretty sure you can.
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Gavin P
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Response from Colin O | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not a fast ride.
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