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The Blue Lotus Water Garden is located in Melbourne's beautiful Yarra Valley and is famous around the world for the seasonal display of magnificent lotus flowers and other exotic blooms.

The 'tropical themed' water gardens span over 50,000 square metres with dozens of ponds and two lakes, amazing fountains and wonderful walks where you will see thousands of flowering plants.

Visitors will also experience a number of spectacular garden attractions like the world renown Giant Waterlilies, on show in the new Tropical World complex.

So bring the family, you can have a picnic by the lake or in the fairy garden. Or, try a culinary delight at the Lily Pond Cafe.

It is recommend visitors allow a minimum of two hours to see all the wonderful vistas and attractions.

Garden attractions include:

Giant Amazon and Victoria Lilies
Tropical World complex
Claude Monet Waterlily display and Monet's Lake
Lotus Lake Walk, Lotus Wetland Walk, Bridge Walk
The Lucky Golden Lotus
Little Yarra River Trail
Ancient 2,000 year old Japanese Lotus
Fairy Garden

Facilities include: Lily Pond Cafe, kiosk, plant and flower nursery, gift shop, garden shop, picnic shelters, barbecues, group gavilions, fairy garden, disabled amenities, on-site parking.

Content: Blue Lotus Water Garden

Price & booking

Cost

Type Entry cost
Indicativeprices
Adults $17, Age or Disability Pensioners $14.50, Student $15.50, Kids under 16 years are free.
$14.50 - $17.00
Child
Free

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Facilities:
  • BBQ facilities
  • Café
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Kiosk
  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
  • Shop
Opening hours:

From 27 Dec 2017 to 28 Feb 2018

  • Monday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

From 01 Mar 2018 to 15 Apr 2018

  • Monday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Memberships:
  • Australian Tourism Export Council
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Visitor Information Centre
Accessibility:

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details
  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance