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Penshurst Botanic Gardens

The Penshurst Botanic Gardens is a large reserve of approximately 13 acres bounded by Chesswass, French, Cox and Martin Streets in the township of Penshurst.

Located right in the heart of Penshurst, the gardens revolved around a ‘never failing spring and consist of a natural wetland that was developed into one of the most beautiful botanic gardens in the region.

Penshurst Botanic Gardens – Grampians Picnic Grounds & Swimming Pool

Certainly the perfect place for nature lovers, the gardens boast an impressive collection of native plants across the wetlands. Australian plantings account for 15% of all the plants across the gardens, certainly an elaborate conservation plan that doubles up as an useful public space.

In addition, there are a number of amenities that make the gardens ideal for families. The children’s playground is designed to keep the little ones engaged, and there is there is also a swimming pool and bowling green a few metres from the gardens. For outdoor lovers, nothing beats a picnic by the lake with family and friends. Other amenities provide include ample car and bus parking as well as toilet facilities.

There is also a caravan park located within the park which offers pet friendly powered sites with laundry facilities and easy access to the public swimming pool.

So if you are looking for a great place to relax during your visit to Penshurst, make sure to stop by the Botanic Gardens.

Address
Chesswas Street
Penshurst, VIC

Operating Hours
24 hours

Phone
1800 807 056

Ticket Prices / Admission
Free

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