23 Jan 2012

Botanic Gardens

Took a trip to the Royal Botanic Gardens to see the (relatively) new Guilfoyle's Volcano ...
Guilfoyle’s Volcano was built in 1876 and was used to store water for Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne. After laying idle for 60 years, it is now restored as part of a significant landscape development project. The cactus garden has been re-established around the volcano and is looking pretty impressive and the gardens are amazing as usual ...