Once upon a time, in a world of Tulips & Tulips tradition
For only a few weeks a year, the Tesselaar Tulip Farm festival (Melbourne) comes to life with the magic and beauty of Tulips. The festival has become one of Victoria’s major events.
Over 1 million spring flowering bulbs of Tulips are undoubtedly the stars of the show at the Tesselaar Tulip Farm, but you will discover so much more with live entertainment, market stalls and tempting foods on offer every day.
It’s a spectacular day out for young and old with special themed days for a unique day of fun.
Tesselaar Tulip Festival: 14th September – 13th October 2019 (Open 10am – 5pm daily)
More than a million spring flowering bulbs are on show, including over 900,000 Tulips. Live entertainment, delicious foods and so much more!
Discover delights in the tulips
More than a million spring flowering bulbs including almost a million Tulips are on show throughout the festival. We have live entertainment on stage every day. You can enjoy the sculptures, pat the alpacas, indulge in traditional Dutch foods and other treats, find treasures in our souvenir stall, see beautiful garden displays, browse through our nursery, play our Wonderland treasure hunt, admire replica windmills, see Australia’s largest clog and have your picture taken in it, pick a bunch of Tulips and see traditional Dutch costumes.
MARKET STALLS Market and food stalls are showing off their wares every day at the Tesselaar Tulip Festival.
AUSTRALIA’S LARGEST CLOG! Yes, that’s right, the Australia’s largest wooden shoe is on display at the Tesselaar Tulip Festival. Visitors are welcome to try it on for a photo!
TULIP TRACTOR RIDE Take a ride on our Tulip Tractor Ride, around the colourful fields. (small fee applies)
PLENTY OF PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES Photograph your colourful memories. Fields of flowers, Dutch frescoes, windmills, you name it you can smile in front of it 🙂
MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT Have a drink with friends and enjoy the variety of live musical entertainment every day.
REPLICA DUTCH WINDMILLS Admire our replica Dutch Windmills which are positioned throughout the tulip fields and gardens, great for a photo or two!
PICK YOUR OWN BUNCH OF TULIPS We have planted a patch of Tulips especially so you can be in the moment and pick some to take home.
GARDEN DISPLAYS Walk through and admire our historic gardens. You will see more Tulips as well as a variety of other spring flowering bulbs and perennials.
SEE THE SCULPTURE EXHIBIT Admire the amazing exhibit by renowned sculptors from across Victoria. You can even vote for your favourite to win our People’s Choice Award.
PURCHASE SOUVENIRS Choose from thousands of unique souvenirs, many imported direct from Holland, including wooden clogs and many of the famous delft blue pieces.
A DELICIOUS RANGE OF FOODS ON OFFER. There is a huge range of food available every day. Including such Dutch treats as Poffertjes, Croquettes, Dutch Kibbeling (fish), Reifkoek (Dutch Potato Cakes), Frikandellen (Sausage dish), Gozleme, Baked Potatoes, Sandwiches, Pies, Sausage Rolls, Cakes, Pizza, Calamari, Ice Cream, Belgian Fries just to name a few. You are welcome to bring a picnic too.
TIP TOE THROUGH THE TULIP FIELDS This is a must for any visitor to the festival! Make sure you don’t forget your camera so you can capture the moment.
Such a wonderful experience can be found only about an hour’s drive from Melbourne in the Dandenong ranges. Departs at 9.00am and leave at 4.00pm.
Do not miss out this once-a-year fabulous Tulip festival in Melbourne, Victoria.
Hurry up! This event won’t last long. Book your Tulips farm tour online now!