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Yates Springtime at Araluen 2021 - Tulip Festival

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Switch off the Netflix and get back to nature

Are you looking to enjoy the great outdoors this spring? Come and immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of colour at Araluen Botanic Park's Tulip Festival, open from 16th of August to the 3rd of October every day between 9 am and 6 pm (last entry at 4 pm).

Araluen Botanic Park, located just 35km from the Perth CBD in Roleystone, is Perth Hills' oldest botanic garden.

Amongst a beautiful picture-perfect bushland landscape, featuring timber bridges, stone pathways and gazebos and etched plaques, is a spectacular display of 150,000 tulips in bloom and 36,000 flowering bulbs, including Camellias, Azaleas and Magnolias! Capture a delightful family photo against this amazing colourful backdrop! The garden is also home to terraced garden precincts and jarrah pergola shelters, dating back to the 1930s.

An exciting interactive program of events and activities complementing the 2021 Tulip Festival is also offered. Highlights include:

  • Guided walking tours, where you can learn more about the garden plant collections and heritage of Araluen.

  • If you want to try your hand at painting, Cabernet and Canvas are hosting art classes.

  • Budding young explorers can join in a modern treasure hunt and enter the Yates colouring competition.

  • Savour a hearty meal and a refreshing beverage at the newly refurbished cosy log cabin Chalet Healy Cafe. For something lighter try the patisserie menu offered at the Roundhouse, alternatively, tempt your tastebuds with a selection of fabulous food vendors available throughout the Park on weekends from 9 am to 4 pm.

    Whether you're a keen gardener, nature lover, adventure seeker, budding photographer, or hiker, there is no better way to enjoy spring! Get your friends and family together and get back to nature at Araluen Botanic Park's Tulip Festival.

    All guests are encouraged to pre-book tickets for their preferred day via There will also be tickets available at the gates.

    Tickets are priced as follows: $15 per Adult, $10 per Child (6 to 15 years), Concession $10 and $45 Family Pass (2 Adults and 6 Children).

    Please note that a COVID-19 Safe Plan is currently in place and social distancing is being practised. Please also do the same; use the hand sanitisers and respect social distancing across the park, especially when queuing for food or bathrooms.

    For more information on the event and to plan your visit, please see

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    When: The festival is scheduled to run from the 16th of August to the 3rd of October
    Where: Araluen Botanic Park, 362 Croyden Road, Roleystone, Perth, WA, Australia 6111
    Cost: $15 per Adult, $10 per Child (6 to 15 years), Concession $10 and $45 Family Pass (2 Adults and 6 Children).
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