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Tesselaar's Bulbs and Flowers

357 Monbulk Rd, Silvan, Victoria 3795, Australia
+61 3 9737 9811
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Last day of opening but tulips still beautiful

It was the last day of the opening of the festival and was worried that the tulips will not be as... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Cedric L
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Splash of Colours

A good way to spend a few hours on a sunny day, although the entrance fee of $28 is too high. The... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Romy16
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“tulip festival” (51 reviews)
“full bloom” (9 reviews)
“entrance fee” (11 reviews)
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357 Monbulk Rd, Silvan, Victoria 3795, Australia
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+61 3 9737 9811
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

It was the last day of the opening of the festival and was worried that the tulips will not be as pretty as earlier. Our worries were laid to rest upon entry as the tulips were still plenty and bountiful. Of course some have wilted...More

Thank Cedric L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A good way to spend a few hours on a sunny day, although the entrance fee of $28 is too high. The display of tulips and splash of colours was amazing and there are market stalls where you can buy food or local produce like...More

Thank Romy16
Reviewed 11 October 2017

beautiful family day out the tulips where so beautiful and colorful it was an Irish weekend with Irish dancers and bands playing food priced reasonably need to arrive early because it got pretty crowed

Thank Jeannie P
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

One hour drive from Melbourne city. Festival season is in September and October. Free ample parking was arranged. Entry fee was 28$ per adult in the weekend we attended. Kids enter free. Wonderful and colourful tulips everywhere. Lots of shops, food, music and dances. Kids...More

Thank Lamindu
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Wow! This was our first trip to the tulip festival & I was blown away, stunning display of rainbow colours and plenty to do. We visited on Irish Weekend. The band playing was lovely and the food options varied & reasonably priced. We had fresh...More

Thank ClareB12345
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Cost in 2017 was $28 each. I thought it was expensive. Not all the tulips were in full blossom (Oct 1st). The ones that were fully flowering were beautiful. For $28 you get to see tulips and there are bands playing at two different locations....More

Thank Looking4NextHoliday
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

a melbourne institution that I’ve begged off seeing until this year. very crowded and not the best value for money. great for kids though as they love the various attractions such as farm animals,fairy garden,playground, face painting. it’s nice walking amongst the tulips but the...More

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 5 October 2017

What an amazing place with bright warm colours to welcome you. The gardens are amazing. Easy to get to and family friendly with kids under 15 free. It's a great day out in spring.

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We went with a baby in a pram, a toddler, a dog on a lead, an elderly grandparent with a walking stick and all had a great time. Bring your good pram for some of the uneven surfaces. The walking paths in between the tulips...More

Thank LynchyA
Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you are going to this beautiful flower show get there at 9am buy your tickets on line and you can walk straight through presenting your ticket to the girls This is a wonderful day out for the family, it’s very well organised and heaps...More

Thank Therese H
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Ash R
11 March 2017|
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Response from AndreaLacaze | Reviewed this property |
The Tesselaar Tulip Festival will run from 14 September to 10 October 2017. Tesselaar's caters to groups - check out their website.
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GL L
17 September 2016|
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Response from saladi | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that the festival ends on Oct 4, so it looks as if you will miss out
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kenhall1942
28 September 2015|
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Response from Yackie | Reviewed this property |
Irish themed weekend
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