An oasis on the city fringe, the Royal Botanic Gardens flaunts over 50,000 plants on 36 hectares of land and plays host to a myriad of special events, school holiday action and classes for the young and young at heart. Started in 1846 the botanic gardens feature a range of native and non Australian species. Guests can join an Observatory tour or kids tour held in the summer months.
Address: Birdwood Ave, South Yarra, 3141
Website: Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne