Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens
The Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens are a must-see for tourists and locals alike. The Gardens are set on 31 hectares, just 10 minutes drive from central Surfers Paradise.
View a map of the Botanic Gardens while planning your visit.
There’s an experience for everyone - smell and touch plants and flowers at the Sensory Garden, explore our local plants in the Mangroves to Mountains walk, visit the native Butterfly Garden or smell the roses in the Rose Garden.
Don't miss DiG - Discovery in the Gardens – a hands-on science, family fun day with heaps of fun, free shows and activities for science and nature lovers, young and old.
Check what's on at the gardens for more information.
Fun for the whole family includes a stroll on the boardwalks around the lake, a children's playground or a picnic in one of the many picnic areas.
Freshly ground organic coffee, loose leaf teas and gluten-free treats are also now available every day from the Friends Centre.
- Botanic gardens' education program
- Botanic gardens' history
- Friends of the Gardens
- Garden attractions
- Park bookings
- Plan your park visit
- What's on at the gardens