COVID-19 and Safety Information


We promise to keep you feeling safe by:

  • Giving a warm welcome at a distance
  • Patrolling our site to monitor guest activity
  • Operating a cashless system
  • Offering the option for take away catering so you can enjoy your food outside.

What we ask of you in return to show you care:

  • Keep one metres away from other guests
  • Wash your hands for 20 seconds after using facilities
  • Use the hand sanitiser dispensers at every opportunity
  • The gardens are used by people with different abilities, please be courteous
  • Please do not visit the garden if you are showing symptoms or are self-isolating due to COVID-19



Your safety at Cowden Japanese Garden

  • Wear suitable footwear
  • Children under the age of 16 must be supervised at all times and accompanied when using the bridge and zigzag walkways
  • During extreme weather we may close the gardens in the interest of public safety
  • Report any safety incidents or concerns to our team
  • Follow safety information displayed throughout the gardens.