Wattle Park is a large parkland located in the suburban town of Burwood, just 18kms south-east from the Melbourne CBD.
The park is home to hundreds of wattle trees, sporting venues, alongside historic buildings and flowers that bloom in season.
Wattle Park – Chalet Wedding Venue, Golf Course & Tram, Burwood VIC
For those bringing their kids along, bring a picnic as you can enjoy the free gas barbecues, playgrounds and picnic tables on site. There are also clean public toilets in the park. There is also a 9-hole golf course on location as well as three tennis courts.
For those interested in history, visit the Chalet. Built in 1928, the Chalet is a popular wedding venue and is open to the public for an array of functions and events.
The Lone Pine is also a prime attraction at the park, a tree that is believed to have grown from a cone collected by one of the country’s soldiers during the First World War. Other services at the park include accessible toilets, a playground and tram shelter.
You can access Wattle Park in a car via Riversdale Road, or take public transport via tram route 70 stops close to the park’s entrance.