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What beautiful gardens!! I am so surprised by this hidden gem!! Lovely cafe over the road & ducks... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Goldfields gem

A must see while on the road to Bendigo or Castlemaine. Easy to get too and a photographers dream... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Malmsbury, Victoria 3446, Australia
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

What beautiful gardens!! I am so surprised by this hidden gem!! Lovely cafe over the road & ducks a plenty to feed!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jasonrekiovich
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

A must see while on the road to Bendigo or Castlemaine. Easy to get too and a photographers dream. Also check out the viaduct in Taradale

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Having traveled the Vline track many of a times you look out the window knowing you are up high. But golly, standing in Malmsbury Botanical Gardens looking up at the viaduct you are in absolute awe. To think this was built in the 1860s and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Adrianpowell00
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

You have to see this for real to appreciate the scale and skill. Worth the short walk through the botanic gardens ( which could do with some TLC).

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank A468NYtonyh
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We could not believe this beautiful viaduct hidden away, amazing to see and so beautifully built. Worth a stop and short walk from the car park to see the railway bridge.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Loved this place, it was lovely and quiet so we really enjoyed wandering around here and capturing some beautiful pictures.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The malmsbury viaduct is a masterpiece of 19th century engineering. Its construction out of local bluestone shocases the mastery of the medium by the stonemasons of the time and rivals in majesty some of the finest work in stone anywhere in the world. The Romans...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank GregS2283
Reviewed 16 February 2018

good little park. Easy to get around for people with a disabilty, but the toilets could do with an upgrade. Geese are great. Running over to greet people a soon as they see a picnic basket. They do keep their distance though.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank carolyncolson
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Work took me to Malmsbury and I had a day or two for look around the area. It was really nice to go right down to the Viaduct and "feel" the history. Such a small town and yet there is clearly some pride and effort...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Danny G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I've been here twice in the last couple of months, and both times the weather has been terrible. However, its worth braving the wind and rain to marvel at the workmanship of this Nineteenth Century bluestone Viaduct. Take the camera and wide lens, stand underneath...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank chookiegirl1
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