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Colac Botanic Gardens

Fyans Street, Colac, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5232 9400
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Lovely gardens with views over Lake Colac

A fascinating array of plants and trees from all over the world. A lovely spot for a picnic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
via mobile
Well established in a tranquil setting.

These are real botanical gardens overlooking Lake Colac. Majority of trees and plants are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Yea, Australia
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Fyans Street, Colac, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5232 9400
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A fascinating array of plants and trees from all over the world. A lovely spot for a picnic, morning stroll, or a relaxing afternoon nap. Nice viewing point for Lake Colac.

Thank Balinlad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These are real botanical gardens overlooking Lake Colac. Majority of trees and plants are botanically labelled. Some majestic trees. Spacious lawns perfect for picnics, some flower beds about to burst into spring bloom. So you don't miss out if unable to walk or haven't the...More

Thank jill778
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This beautiful regional garden was established in 1865 and there are many very stately mature trees which create a statement of grandeur to this beautiful place. With a back drop to Lake Colac there are constant glimpses of water through the greenery. This is a...More

Thank Nyall G
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This little cafe/restaurant has the best setting in the Gardens overlooking the lake.. The staff are friendly and if the weather is good magic.. however.. you must be creative here when ordering.. Ask for the menu if you want cake.. they are on there and...More

1  Thank RedTart1
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We visited the Botanical Garden around 3:30 in the afternoon and parked our car facing Lake Colac. A nice stroll to the garden with well arranged and manicured surroundings. Very quiet and relaxing. We went back to the car to have our snacks and drinks...More

1  Thank Junix19
Reviewed 12 March 2017

if you are looking for a quiet place to read or enjoy a coffee and cake or even a yummy light lunch this is the place to come. A beautiful serene garden setting ( part of Colac Botanic Gardens) just like home

1  Thank Assunta A
Reviewed 25 February 2017

When we called into Colac for dinner we followed the signs to the lake & the gardens. It was a bit late to stay, so we returned on Sunday morning.and loved it. The gardens are peaceful, well laid out and very pretty. We walkwd through,...More

1  Thank Liz H
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We purchased fish and chips for lunch from Apollo Seafoods traditional greek style fish and chippery, and decided we would eat them in the park. It is a quiet and relaxing place to eat, the gardens are beautiful and we sat overlooking Lake Colac. A...More

1  Thank Ian D
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

It's in a secret part but is so beautiful when you get there!!! The gardens are gorgeous! And have some really interesting species... The menu is always changing and has a great work placement scheme too...

1  Thank Sally R
Reviewed 19 December 2016

When in Colac make your way north to the Colac Botanic Gardens, fifteen hectares of lush garden beautifully maintained a credit to their gardeners. Located on the banks of Lake Colac. Apart from the beautiful walking area within the gardens there is ample space to...More

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