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Guided Tour Roma Street Parkland

Guided tours

Join one of our experienced and knowledgeable volunteers on a one-hour guided tour of Roma Street Parkland. The best part? It’s completely free. 

Visitors can select from the themed guided tours listed below. Pre-registration is required for all our guided tours, please click on the relevant date below to book your tour on the Eventbrite website.

Bush Tucker and the Rainforest 

As you are guided through the Rainforest, you will learn about the incredibly diverse range of edible fruits, roots, nuts, seeds and leaves which grow naturally in the Australian bush. If you would like to go on this tour please click on the relevant date below to book on the Eventbrite website.

Wednesday 8 December - Bush Tucker and the Rainforest

Tuesday 14 December - Bush Tucker and the Rainforest

Saturday 18 December - Bush Tucker and the Rainforest

Tuesday 21 December - Bush Tucker and the Rainforest

Tuesday 28 December - Bush Tucker and the Rainforest

Bush Tucker Experience High Tea

Bush Tucker Experience with High Tea at The Garden Room

Following the Bush Tucker and the Rainforest tour detailed above, guests are invited to delight in a Bush Tucker inspired high tea at The Garden Room Café, which incorporates, and celebrates, native Australian foods, along with a boutique selection of loose leaf native Australian tea. Please note the Bush Tucker Experience is $47.95 per person and tickets include the guided tour and high tea. If you would like to go on this tour please click on the relevant date below to book on the Oztix website.

Saturday 18 December 2021 – Bush Tucker Experience

20 years of Roma Street Parkland

Tuesday 7 December - 20 years of Roma Street Parkland

Wednesday 15 December- 20 years of Roma Street Parkland

Wednesday 22 December - 20 years of Roma Street Parkland

Wednesday 29 December - 20 years of Roma Street Parkland

Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Discover the unique, sub-tropical flora and fauna, winding through this horticultural showcase. If you would like to go on this tour please click on the relevant date below to book on the Eventbrite website.

Friday 3 December – Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Saturday 11 December – Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Friday 17 December – Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Sunday 19 December – Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Friday 31 December – Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Sunday 2 January – Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place

Albert Park – 1877 - 2001

Learn how the upper Parkland has changed over the past 145 years. If you would like to go on this tour please click on the relevant date below to book on the Eventbrite website.

Sunday 5 December – Albert Park

Friday 10 December – Albert Park

Art in the Park

Discover the fascinating story behind each of Roma Street Parkland’s commissioned artworks. If you would like to go on this tour please click on the relevant date below to book on the Eventbrite website.

Sunday 12 December - Art in the Park

Self-guided tours

If you’re an independent explorer or you simply want some flexibility around your visiting times, why not take yourself on a self-guided tour of Roma Street Parkland?

Head to the Information Booth at The Hub and collect a special self-guided map which will take you on a journey around the parkland showcasing what is in flower. 

Group bookings

Roma Street Parkland’s knowledgeable volunteer guides can also be booked for private group tours. Groups can reserve Celebration Vista, our group meeting point fitted with a kitchenette, picnic tables and seating to enjoy morning or afternoon tea before or after your tour, and tour coach parking can also be arranged for the duration of your visit.

Groups can also make a booking at The Garden Room, our onsite café. Visit The Garden Room website for more details or to make a booking.  

To book your guided group tour, please complete our booking form and email it to [email protected] at least one week prior to your proposed visit. Please note, we require 24 hours’ notice to cancel your visit. Call 1300 137 468 as soon as possible, if you need to cancel.