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Wilson Botanic Park Berwick

There’s so much to enjoy, experience and explore at Wilson Botanic Park Berwick. Begin to soak up the beauty of this 39 hectare natural botanical wonderland as soon as you enter the gates.

Park is open to the public

As COVID-19 restrictions ease across Victoria, we are excited to make our hireable Shelters & Multipurpose Room available for wedding ceremonies and private functions.

We will be operating in line with State Government requirements to ensure the health and safety of our community and staff.

If you are interested in hiring, please contact us at or 9705 5599

There may be delays as we respond to enquries. We appreciate your patience.

Park and Ride arrives at Wilson Botanic Park

A new, FREE shuttle bus service will operate between Wilson Botanic Park and Berwick’s Federation Uni, to give visitors an easy way to get into the park. 

The complementary bus will operate on Saturday’s and Sundays and run on loop between 9.00 am and 4.30 pm. Simply park your car at Federation University and jump aboard. This easy option takes away needing to find a car space at the park.

For more information, please contact Wilson Botanic Park directly. 

Virtual Geoheritage Walk of Wilson Botanic Park Berwick

Join us for the ‘Virtual Geoheritage Walk’ livestream launch of Wilson Botanic Park Berwick.

Discover the geological history of the park and its fossils while taking in the beauty of this botanical wonderland. It houses more than 1000 plant species - both native and exotic - and over 80 kinds of wildlife, including birds, turtles, frogs, lizards and snakes.

This launch is set to take place in conjunction with the National Trust’s Australian Heritage Festival, which occurs from 18 April to 19 May 2021.

You may like to take one of our scheduled guided walks of the park.  For further information please go to:

You can also find a full transcript of this video and further information on the history of Wilson Botanic Park Berwick.

Wilson Botanic Park Berwick

With 39 hectares to be explored, the park has over 1000 different plants species, with both natives and exotics. You can see over 80 different species of birds as well as turtles, frogs, lizards and snakes. Keep this in mind as you enjoy the park.

You can use our picnic areas and BBQ facilities to relax with friends, and kids love the playground. You can also explore the wonderful walking tracks around the park.

If you are a bird watcher, you can enjoy our Birdhide. It is perched on the edge of the Basalt Lake and provides the perfect cover to see some of our native wildlife.

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668 Princes Highway, Berwick, Vic 3806
(Pedestrian access via gates at Princes Hwy, Bournevale Drive & Kramer Drive)
Non-daylight savings: 7.00am - 6.00pm
Daylight savings: 7.00am - 9.00pm

Visitor Centre: currently closed
Free (special events may incur a charge)
Dogs allowed on a lead.

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