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Blue Lotus Water Garden

2826 Warburton Highway, Yarra Junction, Victoria 3797, Australia
+61 3 5967 2061
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“picnic lunch” (9 reviews)
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2826 Warburton Highway, Yarra Junction, Victoria 3797, Australia
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+61 3 5967 2061
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"blue lotus water"
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"amazing garden"
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"picnic lunch"
in 9 reviews
"boxing day"
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"wraps"
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"entry fee"
in 7 reviews
"different varieties"
in 5 reviews
"amazing display"
in 3 reviews
"water garden"
in 9 reviews
"garden lovers"
in 2 reviews
"lovely flowers"
in 2 reviews
"bring your own picnic"
in 3 reviews
"relaxing afternoon"
in 2 reviews
"every corner"
in 2 reviews
"don't forget your camera"
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"season pass"
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"full bloom"
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This would be a lovely garden to visit in January & February. It was a bit too late in April but still managed to see a few colourful lilies. I felt it was a bit tired looking & thought maybe a Japanese garden area would...More

Thank Lois P
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We probably visited a little late in the season as not all gardens were in full bloom of the lovely lillies - gardens were so picturesque & a lovely setting to sit at many dotted seating areas but unfortunately after the longish drive from Melb...More

Thank Nicki M
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends on Easter Monday. It was very relaxing walking around looking at the beautiful display of water lilies. Best time they told us is to visit End of January to mid February, but we still enjoyed wandering around. Cafe and restaurant available also...More

Thank Maxine P
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BlueLotus C, Manager at Blue Lotus Water Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

So pleased you enjoyed your visit.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful gardens some plants where not out or they where dead but still alot to look at and the giant Amazon lily is awesome. Tryed eating lilly chips aswell.

Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We first heard about these gardens on a TV gardening show and decided to check them out while visiting Melbourne (for the International Garden Show). Although it's a fairly long drive out of town along what is often a heavily clogged motorway it was thoroughly...More

1  Thank Russell S
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BlueLotus C, Manager at Blue Lotus Water Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018
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Glad you enjoyed your visit

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

I saw an article regarding the Giant Amazon Lily on TV so decided a visit was warranted. It was lovely to stroll around the lakes and view so many different lilies, pods and plants. The giant lily didn't disappoint, amazing! the grounds are easily accessible...More

Thank Shadow040
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BlueLotus C, Manager at Blue Lotus Water Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you for your review....glad you enjoyed your visit.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

November to April is the flowering time for the lotus. After being told by several people how beautiful the gardens are, a friend and I made the drive out and were so glad we did. Even on a week day the gardens were very busy...More

Thank Elspeth M
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BlueLotus C, Manager at Blue Lotus Water Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018
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Glad you enjoyed your visit

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Nice place to go with family, good photography opportunities. Be sure to take your picnic basket with you, there are some nice spots. Melbourne has many beautiful gardens, however this is with a difference, defiantly worth a visit.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

She is re-doing our pond and fountain and wanted to get ideas for a waterlily so a trip to Warburton was suggested. That somehow grew into an overnight stay plus lunch and dinner so we now have the most expensive waterlily in Australia (and a...More

Thank gwegwy
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

The positives: The gardens are beautiful, they're easy to walk around and there's some great photo opportunities. Family friendly. The negatives: Entry price is a bit steep to walk around a garden. The toilets appeared unclean on arrival (just after 9am) and they were filthy...More

1  Thank Nalpick
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Nga L
6 September 2017|
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Response from billterriallen | Reviewed this property |
What the others say, Gardens will not be open in October.
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geoffjan2
9 March 2017|
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Response from BlueLotus C | Property representative |
Yes we shall be open on Saturday March 30th from 10 am - 5pm
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372500
27 October 2016|
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Response from ChristineJeal |
visited today with my elderly mother. We got a wheelchair from the front desk (no charge, but suggest you book before arrival in case they are all loaned out)... The Main Trail is mostly compressed gravel but an easy push... More
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