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Mornington Botanical Rose Gardens

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Well worth a visit.

What a delightful place to stop and smell the roses for a hour or two. This place is run by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
marlene h
Geelong, Australia
Mornington rose garden

Great place to visit especially for those that love roses, there is also a big fan with ducks and... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Cnr Dunns and Mornington Tyabb Roads, Mornington, Victoria 3931, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Absolutely beautiful Maintained by volunteers Magical place for a wedding Lake ther and plenty of woldlife

3  Thank DebraB B
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The concept of a rose garden in a newer area of Mornington is a good one and they do have some good rose varieties on display. With time we can expect this garden to improve but it is fairly standard sort of place without a...More

1  Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a delightful place to stop and smell the roses for a hour or two. This place is run by volunteers and they do a great job. A large rotunda in the middle, which you can walk to from your car and sit and have...More

Thank marlene h
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit especially for those that love roses, there is also a big fan with ducks and geese to feed, an off lead dog park and an art gallery. Worth a visit.

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

It was a lovely day out to spend an hour or so looking at all the roses. When i finished looking they were even giving gift bags out and i received one to take home. I think they sold plants there also. So many pretty...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Went there on a loveley sunny day recently and was amazed at the variety of roses & the number of different types all labelled with a big map so you can see what is growing where Loveley royunda in the middle so you can sit...More

1  Thank Denise L
Reviewed 16 April 2018

If you are in the area or just passing, take time to “ smell the roses” at this rose garden on the Mornington/tyabb road. Great variety and selection of colours. Think what i enjoyed the most was the perfume (always connected roses and perfume together-...More

1  Thank JeanetteB882
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this visit very much. Beautiful place to take the family and relax. I will be telling friends near and far about time gem.

2  Thank Sheryl D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I came up through the front door of the Oak Hill Gallery, turning through the sculptures and on to the paths for the Gertrude Jekylls and the Charles de Gaulles. The yellow roses in particular are so lovely and they are worth a smell as...More

1  Thank Adelaide D
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I understand that this is purely run by volunteers. But I feel it needs perhaps different or an upgrade. It seems stuck - all repetitive roses in abundance looking same same. Surely some of these beds can be replanted with modern or different varieties. Equally...More

1  Thank Ifoundit2
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The volunteers that work on this garden ( all of 4 acres and 4,000 roses ) should be so proud , it really is a credit to their dedication and skill . Particularly when the roses are in full bloom it's the most amazing place...More

2  Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is a place to visit during Spring and Summer. Amazing rose gardens and close to the Mornington regional gallery and Oakhill art gallery

1  Thank annjwarr
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