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Visiting during Floriade

Cockington Green - September 8, 2022

After three years, Floriade is back. This is always a busy time in Canberra and the region and at Cockington Green Gardens. We look forward to seeing lots of people around during this very busy period and to help you with your visit to Cockington Green Gardens, we provide the following information:

SubjectInformationComments
BookingsNot essential but preferred if needing train ridesDuring the midst of COVID bookings were essential but this is now relaxed although cooperation with social distancing is sought
Train RidesBookings are essentialTrain rides must be purchased at entry if available (if you have not booked online) or with your online purchase. Sales cannot occur at the train due to heavy demand for rides
Pre-booked visit timesFlexibility availableIf you have pre-booked a visit time, don’t worry. We are able to provide flexibility. Whilst on busier days we would like you to arrive close to your booking time, visiting earlier or later will not be an issue.
Length of visitRecommended to allow a minimum of 90 minutesWe suggest visitors allow a minimum of 90 minutes to visit the attraction but you are welcome stay longer if you wish, especially with the relaxation of COVID restrictions
Last Entry Time4.15pmDesigned to provide visitors with sufficient minimal time to view the display with the display closing at 5.00pm
Viewing the DisplayNo entry onto gardensDue to the valuable buildings and gardens, visitors must not enter display areas and children must remain with adults
Food at the attractionKiosk/Coffee ShopWe have a kiosk/coffee shop with a small range of light food, snacks, ice-creams, tea/coffee and scones
BBQs & Picnic/Playground AreaAvailableVisitors are able to bring their own food and utilise the picnic/playground area where free gas BBQs are also available for use