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Oceana Setaysha

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    Autumn At The Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens

    Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens - Autumn trees in the distance

    The Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens is a funny spot, not in the least because most people know it by a different name: the National Rhododendron Gardens. This previous title seems to have stuck fast in this case, and the 15,000 rhododendrons probably have something to do with it. Still, the Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens happens to be one of my top stops in the Dandenongs for a casual stroll, particularly at a certain time of year… It’s no secret that…

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