Established in 1928, the Waite Arboretum is adjacent to the Urrbrae House Historic Precinct. Occupying 30 hectares of the Waite campus of Adelaide University, the Arboretum has more than 2,500 labelled native and introduced trees. The Arboretum is also home to native wildlife and includes a watercourse and lake. Guided tours are available or feel free to explore alone.
Waite Arboretum, University of Adelaide, Waite Campus, Fullarton Road (opposite Urrbrae Agricultural High School), Urrbrae.
Open every day from dawn until dusk. Guided tours every first Sunday of the month at 11am - meet in front of Urrbrae House. Bookings not required. Duration: one and a half-hours.
$2 per person for guided tour. Free at other times.
8303 7497 or email email@example.com.
Car parking is available or take bus 171 from the city to bus stop 12, Fullarton Road, Urrbrae.