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George Pentland Botanical Gardens

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Great for picnic

Well maintained with BBQ and toilet facilities, gardens are well maintained and clean. Great for a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
bernard d
Frankston, Australia
One of the best in Melbourne

Relaxing spot that is full of hundreds of species. Love the large ancient mature trees. Currently... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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“Great for picnic”
4 Nov 2018
“One of the best in Melbourne ”
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well maintained with BBQ and toilet facilities, gardens are well maintained and clean. Great for a stroll or family outing. Plenty of parking nearby street.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bernard d
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Relaxing spot that is full of hundreds of species. Love the large ancient mature trees. Currently undergoing a revamp so it’s best entered via back entrance Excellent spot for a picnic or to bring the toddler for a run

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Must have been to these gardens a thousand times over the years and it's original and big enough to never get bored with it. Weddings, birthdays, company functions or just for a walk, it's a little oasis that could be anywhere. Great facilities and plenty...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brett S
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Very interesting with only south australian plants. Very well maintained. Surprising nature in the center of the town. To be developped with other australian plants.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank catpat64
Reviewed 1 July 2018

The Botanical Gardens are wonderful. There is some great aboriginal art work, toilets, shelters, picnic areas, a duck pond, and many interesting tree species.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful gardens with plentiful 'chirping ' birds. Good clean BBQs and toilets and a fantastic and safe playground for the kids to play in/on!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank robertbJ5654PB
Reviewed 26 November 2017

As parks and gardens go this is up there. Very spacious with lots of big shady trees to sit under in the summer months and swings for the kids to play on. Ample open area to walk or kick a footy in and just wander...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank johnshelleyb
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is more a well developed park rather than a botanical garden which is just south of the Frankston Hospital and provides a large expanse of well developed park lands and gardens in fairly well developed suburbia. Nice place to walk and visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Oldjack
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6 December 2017|
Response from johnshelleyb | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know for sure but I'm sure I have seen the odd function. Frankston Council could advise any restrictions or rules governing such things and permits. Hope this helps.