Alternatively, spring in Rhododendron Gully is simply stunning. The walking trail through the gully is definitely worth a visit, your camera will go into overload on the the bursting colours that completely surround you.
Toilets are located at each carpark area. At these spots, there are self-guided tour booklets and maps available as well. There are no cafe or dining facilities in the Mt Lofty Botanical Gardens, but it's a perfect spot for a picnic!