The Ian Potter Foundation Children’s Garden

Birdwood Avenue, South Yarra

(03) 9252 2429 (only school bookings required)

Open 10am-4pm, Wednesday to Sunday and all public holidays

10am-4pm daily during Victorian State School holidays
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday
Admission: free

Note: Closed for eight weeks following the end of July 2014 school holidays​

The Ian Potter Foundation Children’s Garden is a magical place to discover the world of plants. It’s a place where children can dig, build, imagine, create, hide…come and explore !

The Childrens’ Garden has been especially designed to intrigue, teach and excite children from a very young age about the importance of conservation and the environment. A variety of childrens’ and educational programs (pre school to secondary) are available.