Garden Opening Times
From October to April 9.30 till 6.00 (daylight saving time) From April to September 9.30 till 5 pm.
The Garden is normally open every day. However sometimes there are ticketed events held in the grounds of Werribee Park Mansion which is adjacent to the Rose garden and which impacts on access to the Victoria State Rose Garden. Likewise there are also some large free events which similarly impact. Events at the National Equestrian Centre likewise impact on traffic in the area.
Be aware that at these times you could experience large crowds, long delays and traffic congestion which could result in difficulty accessing the Garden.
1. 5th May. Werribee Mansion Run. Early morning event 8.am till 11.am 2000 expected.
2. 6th 7th 8th June. Saddleland 3 day equestrian event at National Equestrian Centre. 5000 expected. Horse trailer traffic.
Directions to Victoria State Rose Garden
By Car: Address: Gate 2, K Road, Werribee South 3030
From Melbourne: Victoria State Rose Garden is located 35 kilometres west of Melbourne’s city centre, on the Princes Freeway. It is a short 30-minute drive from the city over the Westgate Bridge or via the Geelong Road. Take the Werribee / Werribee South exit to K Road.( Exit 19, C108 )
Enter via Gate 2 off K Road onto Main Drive. (also the address of Werribee Mansion & the Zoo)
From Geelong: It is a 40 minute drive along the M1. Take the C109 exit towards Werribee from the M1 Freeway. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Princess Highway. Turn right at T intersection (Synnot St) Turn right onto Duncans Rd (C108) Turn right onto K Road. Take first right at Gate 2, Main Dr.
By Public Transport:
Step 1. From Melbourne:
Catch a train from the Melbourne CBD to Werribee station (travelling on the Werribee Line).
Step 2. From Werribee station:
Catch bus 439 (Werribee South) from Werribee station to the Rose Garden, Werribee Mansion & Zoo.
Step 1: Catch a train from Geelong to Wyndham Vale Station (travelling on the Melbourne train).
Step 2: From Wyndham Vale Station catch the Bus 190 Werribee Station to Werribee station.
Step 3: From Werribee Station catch Bus 439 Werribee South to the Rose Garden, Werribee Mansion & Zoo.
For more information on what the Werribee Park Precinct has to offer the visitor check out the Werribee Park Visitor Guide PDF and site map.
We do not have an office, but you can write to us at PO Box 2137, Werribee, 3030 or
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