The Explorer - Cranbourne Gardens


Discover the iconic Australian landscape on an open-air bus tour. From the Red Sand Garden, journey along the east coast of the Australian Garden and around the river bend before winding back through the Peppermint Garden, taking in the wonders of the native bush.

Kids Explorer

Children ride free on the Kids Explorer during the school holidays. Experience amazing sights, sounds and scents as you cruise through the Australian Garden on this tour designed especially for families. Marvel at the shapes of autumn blooms and breathe in the fragrances of different eucalypt trees as you take in the colours of the landscape and find out why plants are so important for our planet.

Mother’s Day Special Explorer Bus Tour

Pre-book a seat on an Explorer tour at either Melbourne or Cranbourne Gardens this Mother’s Day and each mother attending will receive a free Australian plant from our Cranbourne Friends nursery.

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