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.
Review Highlights

The park is fun, specially for kids as there is a play area. It’s easily accessible and really nice... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Beau Bassin - Rose Hill
via mobile
Gardens at Northern end

I explored the West and East parts of the park near Dandenong Road. The park is bisected by the... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Read all 38 reviews
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good54%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“flying fox”(3 reviews)
“chapel street”(2 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Dandenong Road, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9209 6777
Improve This Listing
Reviews (38)
Filter reviews
36 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews flying fox dandenong road chapel street hank oval picnic sandringham footpath parts plants
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 36 reviews
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Love love love the Hank Marvin food vans here on a Saturday! Great food, nice people and relaxing atmosphere.. bring a ball for the kids and you can spend hours doing things. I'd highly recommend for families with kids up to about 9 or 10...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The park is fun, specially for kids as there is a play area. It’s easily accessible and really nice to just take a stroll if you’re nearby or have kids

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank _sb11096
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Well-kept park with lots of footpaths and beautiful plants. Great spot to get out of the hustle and bustle around that area. Would recommend for a picnic or just a nice stroll.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Y415IZmichellen
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Alma Park is divided in two. one side is for events and sporting activities and the other is more like a garden with lots of open parkland. The second park, closet to Chapel Street, has a beautiful pathway that leads through the middle of lush...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank AaronRod
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I explored the West and East parts of the park near Dandenong Road. The park is bisected by the railway line to Sandringham and seems to have a different character on each side. The West side has gardens of a European character and pathways (there...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a lovely place to either walk through or sit in and have a picnic. It is a great open space, and not too far from public transport.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Alma Park was initially formed in 868, on request from residents of East St Kilda. In 1867, designer Clement Hodgkinson was commissioned to design the public park. Hodgkinson had previously designed Treasury Gardens, Fitzroy Gardens and Flagstaff Gardens in Melbourne and was later commissioned to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank thetravellingspy
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Probably more for families, but still interesting for casual walkers and visitors, and the play equipment looks very imaginative. There are bbq facilities, although we didn't use them.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank sgaffneyHK
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is a great park particularly if you are a dog owner. Big enough for your dog to have exercise in safety. A very pleasant park to walk around as it has been well maintainedplenty of shade to escape the sun.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank kerrgd2016
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very big open grassy area. Things to climb for kids [see the picture - that's "the monster". Could do a picnic. Easy parking.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Peter A
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 nearby hotels
Kimberley Gardens Hotel & Serviced Apartments
183 reviews
.94 km away
Redan Apartments
102 reviews
1.38 km away
Toorak Manor
101 reviews
1.63 km away
Apartments Ink
365 reviews
1.69 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 324 nearby restaurants
Woodland House
174 reviews
.74 km away
Frank and Ginger Cafe
15 reviews
.62 km away
Lemnos Tavern
83 reviews
.77 km away
Street Talk Espresso
6 reviews
.79 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 88 nearby attractions
Nurtured Birth
28 reviews
.53 km away
Victoria Gardens
42 reviews
1.08 km away
Justin Art House Museum
14 reviews
.51 km away
Hank Marvin Market
5 reviews
.85 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Alma Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines