Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, Brisbane

#5 of 50 in Parks in Brisbane
Lookout · Garden
Tour a wide range of native and exotic landscapes at the Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha. Here you'll discover 52 hectares (128 acres) of gardens from climate zones around the world. See starkly beautiful desert plants at the Arid Zone and Cactus Zone. Admire local plant life around a large lake at the Australian Plant Communities. Learn about the art of bonsai at the Bonsai House. Wander beneath the canopy of the Exotic Rainforest. The Kenzo Ogata-designed Japanese Gardens just might help you find inner harmony. The gardens offer workshops on subjects such as gardening and photography, so see what's available when you visit. Make Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha a part of your Brisbane vacation plans using our Brisbane travel route site.
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  • In hindsight, we should have visited on a cooler day, more hours to enjoy all that the park has to offer and yet we managed to view a wide selection of flora thanks to our excellent guide who knew...  more »
  • Absolutely stunning and need to return to see more! All the gardens were filled with colour and amazing wildlife at every corner. Totally recommend and comfortable pathways throughout.  more »
  • The Royal has been a nice restaurant for a while and really consistent with the quality of food and service. Everything I have tried was good but I want say that their pizza is one of the best in. Brisbane. The price is fair and the people that works there are really friendly. Love the fact that it is easy to find a park near by. Fully recommend it but make sure you book a table as it gets busy.
  • Usually okay for parking. Magnificent botany, sealed and safe paths for short or long walks. Maintained beautifully and creatively designed. The cafe has been upgraded. The planetarium is worthy of planning your visit, guest speakers are usually excellent. Brisbane city bus 471 stops right in front of the garden. Last bus during weekdays leaves gardens for city at 4:19 pm and weekends just after 5 pm.

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