Blue Lotus Water Garden
The Blue Lotus Water Garden is one of Australia's largest private gardens.
The nursery and gardens officially opened in 2006, has now grown to cover over 50,000 square metres (14 acres) featuring thousands of exotic and native flowering plants featuring waterlilies, lotus & other rare plants.
It also features dozens of ponds and two lakes all connected by walking tracks and 15 ornate bridges. Other attractions include four greenhouses that grow rare plants such as the world's largest lily species, the spectacular Giant Amazon Lily - Victoria cruziana.
Spectacular Water Gardens
The gardens have been extensively landscaped with a 'tropical theme' featuring dozens of built waterways including lakes, ponds, lagoons, bogs and even a waterfall.
All of the waterways contain hundreds of varieties of flowering lotus, waterlily & bog plants.
The surrounding gardens feature vast perennial flower beds, creating a kaleidoscope of colour in every direction. While hundreds of trees, palms and shrubs offer shade and add to the vistas.
And we haven't forgotten about the little ones, they will love visiting the Flower Fairy Garden. Plus the Fairy Queen make appearances on weekends and public holidays with story time in the garden.
The kids will also love the Dragon's Trail to Fantasy Falls, Rainbow Slide, Fairy Dell Wishing Well and Garden Spotto.
The grounds contain many Garden Features plus over 3kms of easy-to-walk pathways, numerous ornamental arch bridges, dozens of picnic shelters, BBQ facilities, accessible amenities & parking, group & club pavilions, drinking water bubblers, baby change facilities.
Also located within the gardens is the Lily Pond Café & Takeaway and the Ice Cream Kiosk.
Garden Features & Experiences
Giants of the Amazon
See the Giants of the Amazon exhibit. The largest waterlily species in the World. On display in our new Tropical World complex.
Magical Fairies & Kids Fun
Escape to a magical place of fairies, flowers and outdoor fun designed for families with little ones. Meet the Fairy Queen, explore the Flower Fairy Garden, feed the Monster Goldfish, find the Red Dragon.
Monet's Lake & World of Waterlilies
Wander a world of waterlily flowers that cover the jewel in the garden's crown. See Monet's own collection. Take the famous bridge walk.
Dragons Trail to Fantasy Falls (new)
Walk through the 'belly of the dragon' and meet the gardens protector at Fantasy Falls.
Immerse yourself in thousands of lotus flowers and perennial blooms. A virtual forest of flowers.
Native River Walk
Spot some native wildlife while you enjoy a relaxing and shady walk along the river.
Ancient Japanese Flower
See this amazing bloom that's believed to be one of the oldest flowers on earth and around during the dinosaurs.
Experience the biggest display of lotus flowers in the garden, thousands of blossoms every day.
See the exclusive Golden Lotus with its 88 petals and ancient Chinese origins. A special feature not to be missed.
❊ What's On ❊
❊ Address & Contact ❊
⊜ 2628 Warburton Highway Yarra Junction | Map
✆ (03) 5967 2061
❊ Web Links ❊
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