The Magic Garden

Available at the iconic Melbourne Gardens

The Magic Garden (F–6)

Embark on a multi-sensory adventure through Melbourne Gardens.

Students will play in the Children’s Garden, collecting plant material to create their own crowns or bracelets, observe plant life up close and engage their senses as they explore the smells of the Herb Garden.

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Year Level

Special Development Schools

Students will

  • Focus on their sense of smell in exploring Melbourne Gardens
  • Make observations about the natural world
  • Build sensory awareness through imaginative play

Key Focuses

  • Multi-sensory exploration of the plant collections
  • Nature stories, interwoven with plant adaptations and features
  • Close observation of nature

Curriculum Links

  • Level D-2 Geography, Visual Arts and Science

Available Times

Morning: 10.15am - 11:45am (1.5 hours)

Afternoon: 12.45pm - 2.15pm (1.5 hours)

Program Cost

$13.50 per student

Meeting Point

Education entrance, Observatory House

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