Parks and gardens
JJ Holland Park
Home to kids playgrounds, a skate park and the local community centre.
A sculpture park designed by internationally renowned artist Callum Morton.
Planted with eucalypts, this inner-city park sits on the site of former rail yard.
An indoor world of floral beauty with displays that change five times each year.
University of Melbourne
The oldest university in Victoria, with landscaped gardens and interesting architecture.
A tranquil green edge to Melbourne's government buildings precinct.
Parliament Gardens Reserve
This small triangular park is a pleasant respite at the Spring Street end of town.
Queen Victoria Gardens
These landscaped gardens on St Kilda Road are home to the Floral Clock.
A major sports and recreation ground offering a diverse range of activities in Carlton North.
A World Heritage Site known for its Victorian fountain and tree-lined avenues.
A great place for birdwatching, a casual picnic or an escape from the city.
Trin Warren Tam-boore
An urban wetland over five hectares on the edge of Royal Park.
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Established in 1962, these informal gardens are a popular lunch spot.