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Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha

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An oasis for wildlife, the Gardens feature 52 hectares of plants from Australia and all around the world. Horticultural and art and craft shows are displayed in the Auditorium most weekends and free volunteer guided walks leave the Information...more
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Mt. Coot-tha Road | Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Probably the smallest Botanic garden I’ve been to in all the states of Australia. But looked nice, unfortunately this time of year there wasn’t a lot of colour (apart from One part) at all but I’m sure it would be nice when there is colour.

Thank Monique140968
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful place to visit. We took an Uber from Brisbane CBD to Mt. Coot-Tha look-out and walked down (20-30min walk, depending on pace). Free to visit! A wonderful array of plants, iguanas, turkeys and calm atmosphere. Unfortunately I wouldn’t recommend the cafe as we...More

Thank Gabby W
Reviewed 4 days ago

I like this garden because I feel peacefully after walking around the pond. Just seeing the bamboo trees, ducks, birds, lizards, fish. Moreover, there are plenty plants, trees which show how they are so valuable for the garden.

Thank vinsnich
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately I visited under sadness as it was a Memorial Service for my cousins wife. It was such a beautiful setting so green vegetation flowing water and the sweetness of native birds. A perfect send off for Helen. Afterward walking through the gardens was so...More

Thank Lesly S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful!! Lots to see, Lots to eat, Lots to drink. They have it all. Make sure to climb the tower and go over the glass bridge.

Thank ck2694
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice gardens, lots to explore. There's a playground too so our toddler got to have a play and burn off even more energy! Many different segments of the garden. My favourite was the Japanese gardens. Close to the library and planetarium. The cafe/restaurant was great!...More

Thank belthur
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens in lovely weather. Leafy and pretty, a pleasant place to stroll with friends. Lots of interesting trees and flowers.

Thank Marguerite H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was great walking around, admiring the flowers that were in the garden. Couples who are looking to have a garden weddinh, can also have their wedding ceremony here!

Thank azizah_noorman
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are beautiful at this time of year especially the Japanese Garden where the azaleas will be coming in to bloom, it's always very tranquil there. Cafe has had an update, there are guided walks available and easy access from the city by bus...More

Thank ccraw10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked through forest fom lookout to Botanical gardens. Beautifully tended green gardens, tranquil and cool. Loved the Japanese garden. Had Devonshire tea and a Kookaburra sat at the window watching us eat.

Thank deeval2014
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djahnes50
6 June 2018|
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Response from mmfm08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dora, I noticed that the trees/shrubs etc were named but I didn't see any lists. Contact them direct, I'm sure they will be able to help you. Worth the visit.
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borgasm
3 January 2017|
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Response from brisbane_mick01 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs aren't allowed in the Gardens
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Nikita M
13 October 2016|
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Response from kittykatus | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking but it does get very busy.
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