Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia
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Parks & gardens

Have a wonderful time taking in the vibrant colours and fragrances of Mornington Peninsula's parks and gardens. Learn about the region as you wander through manicured grounds, elaborate hedge mazes and heritage parklands.

Lose yourself
Twist and turn your way through huge garden mazes. Tackle the summertime rose maze at Ashcombe Maze and Lavender Gardens. Go beyond the lolly shop to the themed gardens and exhilarating tube slide at Arthurs Seat's Enchanted Maze Garden. Discover bird-filled wetlands and gardens as you navigate Boneo Maze.

Botanic gardens old and new
Visit botanic gardens that were planted over a century ago, walk through the modern arid gardens at Cranbourne's Royal Botanic Gardens, or explore the cool rainforest, fern gully and terraces of Frankston Botanic Gardens.

Heritage horticulture
Take a stroll through the manicured gardens of old mansions and magnificent private grounds, many of which are open to the public year-round including The Briars Historic Park and Coolart Wetlands and Homestead.

Discover the regional heritage with heirloom flowers, fruit and vegetables at Heronswood, where you can sit in the magnificent garden to savour lunch cooked with produce fresh from the edible gardens.

Be advised, some private gardens open their gates once or twice a year as part of the Australian Open Garden Scheme. For further details phone 03 9397 8841.

Heronswood

Heronswood House and Garden

Discover the heritage of the Mornington Pensinula through the heirloom flowers, fruit and vegetables in the magnificent edible garden at Heronswood.

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Beleura the House and Garden

Beleura the House and Garden

Beleura the House and Garden is an Italianate mansion built by James Butchart in 1863. Once the Governor of Victoria's Summer House, later the summer...

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Australian Garden

Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne

Discover the astonishing beauty of 170,000-plus individual native plants in settings that capture the essence of Australia's diverse landscape.

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Ashcombe Maze and Lavender Gardens

Ashcombe Maze & Lavender Gardens

Get lost in Australia's oldest hedge maze, the world's oldest circular rose maze, the Lavender Labyrinth or seek gnomes in the 25 acres of gardens.

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The Enchanted Maze Garden

The Enchanted Adventure Garden

Lose yourself in hedge and 3D indoor mazes, explore themed gardens and a sculpture park, or up the adrenaline on giant tube slides and tree surfing!

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