Open Gardens

Phone. 02 4871 2888
tourism@wsc.nsw.gov.au

Beautiful gardens have always been a drawcard for visits to the Southern Highlands, with the region being blessed with some of Australia's best private gardens, and now is the time to plan your next visit, with Spring and Autumn being the optimal times.

Events

5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 25 August , 10:00am to 3:30pm*
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. garden@fifthchapter.com.au

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 1 September - Sunday 2 September , 10AM-3PM
Retford Park, 1325 Old South Road, Bowral
E. spollock@nationaltrust.com.au

James Fairfax AC has always believed that Retford Park should be preserved for the enjoyment and benefit of future generations, particularly those of the local district. On 19th April 2016 and in fulf …

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2018 SPRING OPEN GARDENS

Saturday 1 September - Friday 30 November
Various Locations
E. tourism@wsc.nsw.gov.au

2018 Spring Open Gardens Booklet! A wide range of Gardens open for inspection across the towns and villages from please download the booklet including the details calendars for what garden is open dai …

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5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 8 September - Sunday 9 September , 10:00am to 3:30pm*
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. garden@fifthchapter.com.au

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Thursday 13 September , 10:00am to 3:30pm
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. garden@fifthchapter.com.au

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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5TH CHAPTER OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 15 September - Sunday 16 September , 10.00AM TO 3.30PM*
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. info@fifthchapter.com.au

The 10 acres of garden are predominantly traditional English in style with separate enclosed French garden, Japanese garden and rose gardens.

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Home & Garden Show

Saturday 15 September - Sunday 16 September , 10am - 4pm
Bong Bong Racecourse, Kangaloon Road, Bowral
E. hello@homeandgardenshow.com.au

The Home & Garden Show returns to the Bong Bong Racecourse on the 3rd weekend of September.

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Milton Park - Open Garden

Saturday 15 September - Saturday 6 October , 9.30am - 4:00pm
Horderns Road, Bowral
PH. 02 4861 8100

Arguably the most awarded private garden in Australia, Milton Park features in excess of 40 acres of sweeping lawns and individual specimens of rarity, splendour & historic interest at every turn.

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Open Garden Chinoiserie

Tuesday 18 September - Sunday 18 November , 10am - 4.30pm
23 Webb Street, Mittagong
PH. 02 4872 3003

Chinoiserie is renowned for it's collection of tree & herbaceous Peonies collected around the world from China, Japan, Europe & America. VIEW MORE for opening dates.Chinoiserie.........a plant collect …

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Moidart Open Garden

Tuesday 18 September - Monday 1 October , 10am - 4pm
19-21 Eridge Park Road, Burradoo
PH. 02 4861 2600

Moidart is a classic garden of 5 acres of rare and specimen plants. Garden features include: Sunken rose garden, Terraces, Woodland Garden and Wholesale Nursery.Picnic in the grounds and toilets avail …

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Tulip Time

Tuesday 18 September - Monday 1 October , 9AM-4PM DAILY (EXCEPT SATURDAYS GARDEN OPEN UNTIL 9AM-5PM)
Corbett Gardens, Bendooley Street, Bowral
E. tuliptime@wsc.nsw.gov.au

Tulip Time, is celebrated as one of Australia's leading floral Festivals run annually in Corbett Gardens, Bowral, Southern Highlands.

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Red Cow Farm Open Garden

Tuesday 18 September - Sunday 19 May , 10am - 4pm
7480 Illawarra Highway, Sutton Forest
PH. 02 4868 1842

You are able to visit this unique cool climate garden everyday except Christmas Day. 2.5 acres, 20 garden rooms, lake, kitchen garden and MORE.

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5th Chapter Open Garden

Friday 21 September - Monday 24 September , 10am - 3:30pm (Nb gates close strictly at 4pm)
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. garden@fifthchapter.com.au

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 29 September - Monday 1 October , 10am-4pm
Retford Park, 1325 Old South Road, Bowral
PH. (02) 4861 1933

Enjoy the winter garden.There's also a great exhibition of another great National Trust property, Everglades Historic House and Gardens. This exhibition is by Tracy Ponich and titled, TRANSITIONS. Cli …

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5TH CHAPTER OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 29 September - Monday 1 October , 10.00AM TO 3.30PM*
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. info@fifthchapter.com.au

The 10 acres of garden are predominantly traditional English in style with separate enclosed French garden, Japanese garden and rose gardens.

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Spring Zen Oasis 2018

Saturday 29 September - Sunday 30 September , 10am - 4pm
230 Medway Rd, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
E. info@zen-oasis.com

What is the essence which runs through the past, present and future? Life is full of possibilities when we realize the inner landscape of beauty.

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MOIDART OPEN GARDEN

Tuesday 2 October - Friday 5 October , 9.30AM - 2.30PM
19-21 Eridge Park Rd, Burradoo
PH. 02 4861 2600

Moidart is a classic garden of 5 acres of rare and specimen plants.G

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5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Friday 5 October - Sunday 7 October , 10:00am to 3:30pm*
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. garden@fifthchapter.com.au

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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Open Garden The Vale Penrose

Saturday 6 October , 10am-4pm
The Vale, 80 Kareela Road, Penrose
PH. 0411 796 315

Tucked away on a secluded estate adjacent to Penrose State Forest, The Vale is a hidden gem in the gardens of the Southern Highlands.The Vale is home to mature quercus varieties and more recent planti …

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Welby Garden Centre Fundraiser - Open Gardens

Saturday 6 October - Sunday 7 October , 10am-4pm
Welby Garden Centre, Cnr Old Hume Highway & Bendooley Street, Welby
PH. 02 4872 2804

Bangala and Perennial Hill are opening for Welby Garden Centre a supported employment service of the Southern Highlands Bangala will have plants and refreshments available plus the Qualified Gardener …

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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 6 October - Sunday 7 October , 10AM-3PM
Retford Park, 1325 Old South Road, Bowral
E. spollock@nationaltrust.com.au

James Fairfax AC has always believed that Retford Park should be preserved for the enjoyment and benefit of future generations, particularly those of the local district. On 19th April 2016 and in fulf …

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Spring Zen Oasis 2018

Saturday 6 October - Sunday 7 October , 10am - 4pm
230 Medway Rd, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
E. info@zen-oasis.com

What is the essence which runs through the past, present and future? Life is full of possibilities when we realize the inner landscape of beauty.

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MOIDART OPEN GARDEN

Monday 8 October - Friday 12 October , 9.30 AM - 2.30 PM
19-21 Eridge Park Rd, Burradoo
PH. 02 4861 2600

Moidart is a classic garden of 5 acres of rare and specimen plants.

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Robertson Open Gardens

Saturday 13 October - Sunday 14 October , 10am to 4:00pm
Robertson
E. robertsonopengardens1robertson@gmail.com

Stroll through beautiful gardens ranging from smaller town gardens to larger country gardens.Individual garden details will be available shortly. PLUS don't miss the HUGE garden club plant stall with …

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Gardenalia - Open Garden

Saturday 13 October - Sunday 14 October , 10 till 4pm
5 May Street, Robeertson
PH. 02 4885 1864

Gardenalia is located in Robertson, the green heart of the Southern Highlands, on over an acre of land, and is a very different and eclectic garden.

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5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 13 October - Sunday 14 October , 10:00am to 3:30pm*
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
E. garden@fifthchapter.com.au

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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Spring Zen Oasis 2018

Saturday 13 October - Sunday 14 October , 10am - 4pm
230 Medway Rd, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
E. info@zen-oasis.com

What is the essence which runs through the past, present and future? Life is full of possibilities when we realize the inner landscape of beauty.

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MOIDART OPEN GARDEN

Monday 15 October - Friday 19 October , 9.30 AM - 2.30 pm
19-21 Eridge Park Rd, Burradoo
PH. 02 4861 2600

Moidart is a classic garden of 5 acres of rare and specimen plants.

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MOIDART OPEN GARDEN

Monday 22 October - Friday 26 October , 9.30 AM - 2.30 PM
19-21 Eridge Park Rd, Burradoo
PH. 02 4861 2600

Moidart is a classic garden of 5 acres of rare and specimen plants.

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Bundanoon Garden Ramble

Saturday 27 October - Sunday 28 October , 9.30am - 4.30pm
Soldiers Memorial Hall Anzac St Bundanoon

The 22nd Bundanoon Garden Ramble will be held on the weekend of 27 and 28 October 2018. This annual event in the village of Bundanoon features eight private gardens that will be opened from 9.30am to …

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MOIDART OPEN GARDEN

Monday 29 October - Wednesday 31 October , 9.30 AM - 2.30 PM
19-21 Eridge Park Rd, Burradoo
PH. 02 4861 2600

Moidart is a classic garden of 5 acres of rare and specimen plants.

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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 3 November - Sunday 4 November , 10AM-3PM
Retford Park, 1325 Old South Road, Bowral
E. spollock@nationaltrust.com.au

James Fairfax AC has always believed that Retford Park should be preserved for the enjoyment and benefit of future generations, particularly those of the local district. On 19th April 2016 and in fulf …

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5th Chapter

Saturday 10 November - Sunday 11 November , 10am-3.30pm* (GATES CLOSE AT 4PM)
217 Walkers Lane, Avoca
PH. 0435 107 456

5th Chapter Estate gardens are amongst the best in the Southern Highlands.

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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 1 December - Sunday 2 December , 10AM-3PM
Retford Park, 1325 Old South Road, Bowral
E. spollock@nationaltrust.com.au

James Fairfax AC has always believed that Retford Park should be preserved for the enjoyment and benefit of future generations, particularly those of the local district. On 19th April 2016 and in fulf …

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Open Garden The Vale Penrose

Saturday 19 January , 10am-4pm
PH. 0411 796 315

Tucked away on a secluded estate adjacent to Penrose State Forest, The Vale is a hidden gem in the gardens of the Southern Highlands.The Vale is home to mature quercus varieties and more recent planti …

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Open Garden The Vale Penrose

Saturday 27 April , 10am-4pm
PH. 0411 796 315

Tucked away on a secluded estate adjacent to Penrose State Forest, The Vale is a hidden gem in the gardens of the Southern Highlands. The Vale is home to mature quercus varieties and more recent plant …

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