Description – The Japanese Garden is one of the most popular sections in the Auburn Botanic Gardens and is visited by thousands of people each year. It is a very popular setting for organised events including wedding and civil ceremonies and wedding photography.

Auburn Japanese Garden

Auburn Japanese Garden (Larger)

The Japanese Garden has traditional landscaping and:

Beautiful flowering Azaleas
Decorative bridges
A large lake with central island and stocked with colourful Koi
Ornamental trees
Ryoan-ji style garden
Sea shoreline
Symbolic mountains
A traditional Tea House
Tiled Moon Gate
Torrii Gate
Traditional pine trees
Worshipping stone
Zen Garden

The Japanese Garden is at its most beautiful during the annual Cherry Blossom Festival between mid – August and early September. Cherry blossom is highly symbolic in Japanese culture representing beauty and the fragility of life.

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