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click to enlargeBallarat Botanical Gardens

c/- Horticultural Officer City of Ballarat
PO Box 655

Ph: 03 - 5320 7444
Fax: 03 - 5334 3133
Web Sites:

Authority: Municipal, City of Ballarat
Established: 1858
Area: 20 ha
Location: Wendouree Pde, Ballarat
Entry Fees: None Conservatory open by appointment - entry fee applies
Open: Monday to Sunday 24 hours
Number of Paid Staff: 5 - 10
Number of Volunteers: 20 - 30
Planting Records: paper-based
% of Plants Labelled: 85%
% Native Aust Plants: ~10%
Threatened Plant Prog: none
% of collection vouchered: none
Vouchers held at:
Public Access Herbarium: -
Special Collections: Association of Australian Begonia Societies Reference Collection
Indoor Exhibition Space: yes

Plant material available
For Public Sale: no
Exchange with Other Gardens: no
To Research Institutions: no

Friends: Friends of the Ballarat Botanical Gardens Inc
Friend’s Address: Same as garden
Friend’s Web:


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