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Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden

The Garden Tour experience at the Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden is an open-air electric people mover that can seat up to 10 people, operating year round.

Discover the beauty of Victoria’s premier cool-climate botanic garden with live commentary and stunning views as you wind your way through the picturesque landscapes of this 100-acre park.

Garden Tour tickets are available from the Gift Shop or can be pre-booked by contacting the Gift Shop staff on (03) 8427 2087 (10:00 am - 4:30 pm daily).


Schedule and duration

Season Months Days Tours
Summer

December
January
February

Monday
Wednesday
Friday
Saturday

11:00am - 3:15pm
every 45 minutes
Autumn

March
April
May 

Monday
Wednesday
10:30am - 3:00pm
every 45 minutes
Winter June
July
August 
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
every 45 minutes
Spring September
October
November 
Monday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
10:30am - 3:30pm
every 45 minutes

** Times are subject to change


Fees

Category Price per person (GST inclusive)
Adult $10.50
Concession $8.40 
Child (3-16 years) $5.20 
Family (2 adults and 2 children) $26.20 

 

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

  • Notices Affecting Multiple Parks

    Deer control in the Dandenong Ranges Gardens

    Parks Victoria will be undertaking deer control in a number of parks Victoria managed Dandenong Ranges gardens. This program will be taking place between the hours of 4pm and 7am on a number of nights between July 15th and November 29th 2024. These control works are being undertaken by accredited and authorised contractors.
    For reasons of public safety, the Alfred Nicholas Garden, George Tindal Garden, Dandenong Ranges Botanical garden and Pirianda Garden will be inaccessible during the evening throughout this period.
    Signage will be in place at access points when control activities are occurring. For our own safety please observe the signage during this time and do not enter any closed areas.
    For further information please call 131963

    Attachments: DR Gardens map May2024 (1,318KB)

  • Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden

    Garden Tour Bus - Updated days and times

    Schedule and duration
    Season
    Months
    Days
    Tours
    Summer
    December
    January
    February
    Monday
    Wednesday
    Friday
    Saturday
    11:00am - 3:30pm
    every 45 minutes
    Autumn
    March
    April
    May 
    Monday
    Wednesday
    11:00am - 3:30pm
    every 45 minutes
    Winter
    June
    July
    August 
    Wednesday
    11:00 am - 3:30 pm
    every 45 minutes
    Spring
    September
    October
    November 
    Monday
    Wednesday
    Thursday
    Friday
    10:30am - 3:30pm
    every 45 minutes

    Attachments: 2024 - Schedule and duration (107KB)

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