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Lightscape at Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne

Town: Melbourne

Address: Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, 3004, VIC

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The immersive Melbourne hit returns to transform Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne after dark with a reimagined trail and brand new installations. Surround yourself with the interactive Submergence as well as the beloved Winter Cathedral and Laser Forest at Fern Gully.

Enjoy delicious food at the welcome zone along with tasty treats at The Terrace Food Hall.

Lightscape promises to be an unmissable spectacle, make it a new tradition with family and friends. There’s no better way to celebrate winter in Melbourne!

Tickets are on-sale now – Don’t miss out!

Visitors to Lightscape make their way along a winding trail through Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne’s landscape, awash in artistic lighting design. Along the way, they’ll encounter large lighting sculptures, colourful lighting effects and an accompanying soundscape.

The trail begins at Observatory Gate and ends at Oak Lawn Gate (off Birdwood Ave, opposite the Shrine of Remembrance). Ticket times are staggered so groups can comfortably stroll the trail with family and friends.

Anytime pass tickets permit entry at any time (between first and last entry) on a chosen date.

General Admission tickets permit entry to a selected time-slot on a chosen date. Early Access pass tickets are available for the first session each day, providing a more intimate experience on the trail.

Off-peak tickets are available Tuesday – Thursday and standard tickets are available Friday – Sunday.




14-06-2024 to 04-08-2024