We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All reviews amazing sculptures spiritual place free entry dandenong area dandenong ranges aboriginal culture natural setting parks victoria mountain ash tree ferns across the road his passion overseas visitors information centre nice walk couple of hours great place to visit
Visited this beautiful garden yesterday...what a spiritual experience it was. You can wander around forever here and just breathe in the fresh, clean air in this serene location. Take time to really SEE these beautiful works of art..they are indeed magical. Don't worry about taking...More
This place is a hidden forest reserve where you can see all of William Ricketts wooden sculptures in forest setting and the best part of it, there is no entrance fees for the Sanctuary. You can easily spend a few hours admiring the beautiful wooden...More
Glad we went here to see Australia animals. It was a little disappointing that the animals were mostly asleep but the area was lush with plants and way through the property was marked and easy to follow. Really nice gift shop.
William Rickets Sanctuary is an offer to a fiercely protective nature lover who blended flora fauna and humans through his blended sculptures. What a treat to see his work exactly how he created and why he did so. Must visit.
Visited during the week when only a few other people were there. Peaceful, serene and a wonderful environment for quiet contemplation. Friendly park staff provided information and welcome briefing. Took our time and really spend time looking at each unique piece and the message the...More
I would think you must rent a car and meander around the area of the sanctuary as the small towns / villages are amazing. I doubt if public transit goes there but I am not from the area. The sanctuary was mind boggling but... More
I would think you must rent a car and meander around the area of the sanctuary as the small towns / villages are amazing. I doubt if public transit goes there but I am not from the area. The sanctuary was mind boggling but the towns were super with wonderful little shops and diners. It is not far from the outskirts of Melbourne but a good hike from the center of the city. Well worth the journey!