The Illawarra Grevillea Park is arguably the best of its kind in Australia. Just walking through the gates invites a feeling of getting back to nature. Set against the backdrop of the stunning Illawarra escarpment, and with views to the ocean this is a plant lover’s paradise.
At every turn there is something unique to see. It has the quality of a botanic gardens, displaying the rare and the beautiful. Large colourful display gardens with hundreds of grevilleas and other native species and hybrids, rain forest walk, acres to explore including a bushwalking track, barbecue and picnic facilities, a large range of native plants for sale, extensive range of books for sale, advice on growing native plants and birdwatching.
The Illawarra Grevillea Park – Just an hour and half by car from just about anywhere in Sydney.
The park aims to encourage the appreciation and study of native plants.
10am – 4pm (first two weekends in May, July and September).