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Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria

Visitor Centre

Birdwood Avenue

Melbourne, VIC 3004

Australia

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Join this fascinating walk with one of our friendly guides and discover the history, cultural significance and stunning beauty of the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne Gardens.

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Meeting point
Please ensure that you check in at the Visitor Centre when you arrive for your
program. The Visitor Centre is located on Birdwood Ave, South Yarra, directly opposite
the Shrine of Remembrance.
Melway ref: Map 2G: A12
Bus parking is available along Birdwood Avenue.

Located at Birdwood Avenue, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria at Melbourne Gardens is approximately two kilometres from Melbourne's city centre.
T +61 3 9252 2429
E rbg@rbg.vic.gov.au


Weather
Participants are immersed in the outdoor experience of the Royal Botanic Gardens so
please be prepared for the weather conditions (e.g. suitable walking shoes, wet
weather protection or sun hats and sunscreen).

Photography
Please request permission from the guides and other program participants prior to
taking photographs.


On Arrival
To assist in the efficient and timely delivery of garden programs, please arrive 15
minutes prior to the scheduled program. Late arrival will reduce the length of your
program, as the walk will finish at the allocated time.

Cafes
Jardin Tan is located alongside O Gate and the Visitor Centre. The Terrace Tearooms
are opposite the Ornamental Lake, in the centre of the gardens.


Care for the Gardens
Please help us protect the Gardens by observing the Royal Botanic Gardens
Regulations. These regulations are designed to protect the plants, animals and other
features of this garden while allowing you and other visitors to enjoy and experience
the Gardens.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Public Transport
Located on Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne Gardens is approximately two kilometres from the
city centre. For detailed public transport information, visit Public Transport Victoria.

Bus:
Route 605 (Melbourne Observatory/Birdwood Avenue)

Tram:
Routes 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 and 72 (Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance/St Kilda Rd)


Parking
Street metered car parking for up to four hours is generally easy to find close to entry gates. Please note that parking conditions vary according to nearby events. The City of Melbourne enforces parking restrictions in the area. Disabled parking bays are marked on the Gardens Map.

Cycling
Designated bicycle paths along the Yarra River and Melbourne CBD lead to Melbourne
Gardens. Please note that riding of bicycles in the Gardens is not permitted. Dedicated bicycle
parking is available at Observatory Gate.

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Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria

Visitor Centre

Birdwood Avenue

Melbourne, VIC 3004

Australia

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