The Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens are a must see for tourists and locals alike. The Gardens are just 10 minutes drive from central Surfers Paradise, and are set on 31 hectares overlooking the Gold Coast Hinterland.
There's an experience for everyone - smell and touch plants and flowers in the Sensory Garden, take a mangroves to mountain walk to learn about their local plants, smell the roses in the Rose Garden and visit the Butterfly Garden to see which plants can attract butterflies to your back yard.... more
Fun for the whole family includes a stroll on the boardwalks around the lake, a children's playground, a picnic or barbecue in one of the many picnic areas, and even treat the dog to a play in the off-leash dog area. Guided walks are available by prior appointment, or bring your kids along to one of their school holiday activities.... less
Children are welcome. Visit their web site to find out more about children's school holiday activities
Sensory garden tailored to persons with disability.
Yes. Dog walking permitted in designated on and off leash areas.
The Gardens are located off Ashmore Road, Benowa, opposite Benowa State High School and there is visitors parking on site.
How To Get There
Coming from the Gold Coast Highway - turn onto Via Roma, continuing through Salerno Street and Ashmore Road to the Botanic Gardens. 10 minutes travel time.
Coming from the M1 Motorway - take the Southport-Nerang Road exit, turn right onto Ashmore Road, and follow to the Botanic Gardens. 10 minutes travel time.
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