Contact us


General enquiries: 9433 3711
Indigenous plant nursery: 9433 3703
School program enquiries: 9433 3706
Volunteer opportunities: 9433 3711



30 Gastons Road, Eltham VIC 3095

Find out how to get here by road or public transport.
A map of the Edendale grounds and facilities can be downloaded from the bottom of this page.


PO Box 476, Greensborough VIC 3088

Opening hours

9.30am - 4.30pm daily, except Christmas Day, Extreme and Code Red fire danger days.


We are committed to ensuring we provide an accessible environment for all our visitors. Two accessible parking bays are located in the main Edendale car park.

We have an easy-to-follow pathway system, with access for people using wheelchairs and pushers. An accessible toilet facility and baby change station are available.

Assistance animals that are certified by a registered authority are welcome to visit.

Admission fee

Admission by gold coin donation to any of our donation boxes which can be found around the site.

Bring a rubbish-free lunch and enjoy our outdoor spaces or visit Café Eden for something tasty.

Conditions of entry

The gate to the car park will be locked at 5pm. All other entrances are locked at 4.45pm.

No dogs allowed on site.

No food is to be given to the animals. At certain times of the year, special food is available for visitors to feed the animals.