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E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens

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Address: New South Wales 2232, Australia
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All time favourite place

Seriously love the gardens. Feeding the ducks it so nice. This is a great place to take kids. The café is great, I highly recommend getting a scone they are incredible.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Alicia G
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Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Seriously love the gardens. Feeding the ducks it so nice. This is a great place to take kids. The café is great, I highly recommend getting a scone they are incredible.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I have taken may wedding photo in this beautiful park and on a Sunny Spring day you cant go past this beautiful park lost of little alcoves and spots to take interesting photos I nice place to have some lunch

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VisittheShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this review

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Small cafe with lovely outlook onto bushland and gardens . If you want fresh hot scones with jam and cream - go here. Small and peaceful . Take a walk through the beautiful camellia gardens and finish off with your lovely Devonshire teas. You may need to reserve a table in busy times .

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Cronulla, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This is a place that you can take your family for a picnic, there is a small children's playground here, bbq's,plenty of room for children to run around and enjoy themselves.And it's FREE........Or of you would prefer a coffee and something to eat in the cafe then this is the place for you.The gardens are ever changing and spectacularly beautiful... More 

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Nowra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great day out. Plenty of parking down the bottom of the gardens. I was there on a Saturday and there were many families both walking through the gardens and down below the gardens where there were ducks. No matter what time of year, there is always something flowering. Exercise some caution in the damper parts of the gardens where the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We visited the Camellia gardens with our 3 and 5 year old. They had a ball adventuring and running around the gardens. We spent hours there, and could have spent much longer. The parks are great, as are the ducks and the flowers. We will be back!

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Heathcote, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Had a lovely High Tea. Service was great, nice choices and the scones after were a bonus. Alot of tea choices and other beverages if not a tea drinker. Staff were very friendly and the gardens are lovely to walk around afterwards.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

The gardens are spectacular. Plenty of places to sit, relax, picnic or feed the ducks. There is a play area with a wooden train for kids. This is the perfect place for a good old fashioned picnic with friends or family. Pure heaven and a tranquil retreat. Here is plenty of parking down the back of the garden. Be sure... More 

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VisittheShire, Manager at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review of the EG Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

After walking through the gardens and feeding the ducks with or without kids you can stop off at the cafe and have a light refreshment or a meal. The staff are lively and the atmosphere great Play equipment is just outside the cafe with outdoor seating so the kids can play

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Was here with friends for a return visit. While I'm local one friend is from the Blue Mountains, and the other from New Zealand. A walk around the gardens make you feel as though you're miles from anywhere not in the middle of suburbia. The tea house, while small offers really great food at reasonable prices. There's always something to... More 

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