Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
A botanical adventure in the Adelaide Hills.. put on your walking shoes, pack your camera and get ready to explore! Whether you're out for a leisurely stroll or a more vigorous trek, there's always something new to discover at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden.
Meander along the multitude of paths that sprawl across 97 hectares - with a surprise awaiting you around every corner. Immerse yourself in the spectacular colour, rich aromas and amazing diversity.
Opening times Closing times
Monday - Friday 8:30am
Weekends and public holidays 10:00am
Monday - Friday 4pm
Weekends and public holidays 5pm
Weekends during daylight savings 6pm
Mount Lofty Botanic Garden is closed on days when the fire danger rating is severe, extreme or catastrophic. Please check the ratings prior to visiting during the fire season.
Location and Map
Summit Rd or Piccadilly Rd, Crafers SA 5152, Australia.
Entrances: Summit Road, Crafers (Upper Entrance) or Lampert Road, Piccadilly (Lower Entrance)
From Adelaide, Mount Lofty Botanic Garden is barely a 25-minute drive from Adelaide's CBD, following the Princes Highway and National Highway M1, taking the Crafers exit (then either following Summit Road - for the Upper Carpark - or Piccadilly Road/Lampert Road for the Lower Carpark). Check Adelaide Metro for public transport services into the Garden.
Ticketed car parking is available via Mawson Drive or Lampert Rd using coin-operated vending machines.