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 and food stalls are showing off their wares every day at the Tesselaar Tulip Festival.
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!
Every day outside of Children's Days we have a touch of Dutch with Our Clog Dancing Workshop at Noon and 2pm, see how it is done and give it a whirl. Plus our Historic Cheese Market performance where you see amazing spectacle of how Dutch cheeses were bought and sold.
Take a ride on our Tulip Tractor Ride, around the colourful fields. (small fee applies)
Photograph your colourful memories. Fields of flowers, Dutch frescoes, windmills, you name it you can smile in front of it :-)
Have a drink with friends and enjoy the variety of live musical entertainment every day.
Admire our replica Dutch Windmills which are positioned throughout the tulip fields and gardens, great for a photo or two!
We have planted a patch of Tulips especially so you can be in the moment and pick some to take home.
Walk through and admire our historic gardens. You will see more Tulips as well as a variety of other spring flowering bulbs and perennials.
Admire the amazing exhibit by renowned sculptors from across Victoria. You can even vote for your favourite to win our People's Choice Award. If you would like to exhibit please contact us.
Choose from thousands of unique souvenirs, many imported direct from Holland, including wooden clogs and many of the famous delft blue pieces.
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.
This is a must for any visitor to the festival! Make sure you don't forget your camera so you can capture the moment.