The toilet facilities in the park are closed until further notice. Temporary toilets are provided on site, and alternate toilets are located at George Tindale Memorial Garden and O'Donohue Picnic Ground.
at Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens
The many linking paths through this garden take you beneath a canopy of awesome Mountain Ash Trees.
Walk through shady trees down to the picturesque lake, and picnic by the quaint boathouse.
In spring, view the flowering azaleas, cherry trees and viburnum.
Alfred Nicholas Garden is open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm every day except Christmas Day.
The garden may close during dangerous weather conditions, high fire risk or for major works. Check current conditions on the day of your planned visit to confirm it is open.
Thinking of holding a wedding ceremony or taking wedding photography in our gardens? We have a variety suitable for all celebrations: National Rhododendron Gardens, Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens, George Tindale Memorial Gardens, Pirianda Gardens and R J Hamer Arboretum.
Contact us by email GardensWeddingsBookings@parks.vic.gov.au or ring our friendly staff for further information on (03) 9757 7333.
Aboriginal Traditional Owners
Parks Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Victoria - including its parks and reserves. Through their cultural traditions, Aboriginal people maintain their connection to their ancestral lands and waters. Further information is available from Aboriginal Affairs Victoria AAV and Native Title Services Victoria
- Alfred Nicholas Gardens - Park note (PDF 353.2 KB)
- Alfred Nicholas Gardens - Park note (accessible version) (MS Word Document 580.9 KB)
- Stories of the Gardens (PDF 6.0 MB)
A compilation of heritage stories about Alfred Nicholas Garden, George Tindale Memorial Garden, Pirianda Garden and the National Rhododendron Garden.