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

2019 SPRING OPEN GARDENS

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

2019 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

Friday 20 September - Monday 23 September , 10am to 3pm
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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Red Cow Farm Open Garden

Saturday 21 September - Sunday 24 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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MOIDART OPEN GARDEN

Tuesday 24 September - Monday 7 October , 10am-4pm
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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Perennial Hill Open Garden

Tuesday 24 September - Monday 7 October , 10am to 4pm
1 Nero Street, Mittagong
PH. 0409 244 200

Perennial Hill, established in 2001, is a one acre, cool-climate garden on Mt. Gibraltar.

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Milton Park Open Garden

Tuesday 24 September - Monday 7 October , 9.30am - 4:00pm
Horderns Road, Bowral
PH. Wendy - 02 4861 1335

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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Chinoiserie Open Garden

Tuesday 24 September - Sunday 24 November , 10am - 4.30pm
23 Webb Street, Mittagong
PH. 02 4872 3003

A beautiful plant collectors garden. VIEW MORE for opening dates.

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Tulip Time

Tuesday 24 September - Monday 7 October , 9am to 4pm Sun to Fri & 9am to 5pm on Saturdays (Last entry 30 mins prior to closing)
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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2019 Spring at Zen Oasis

Saturday 28 September - Sunday 29 September , 10am - 4pm
230 Medway Road, Medway
E. info@zen-oasis.com

The 2019 Spring at Zen Oasis Festival is on the way! This Festival will proceed on the weekend of the 28-29 September, and 5-6 October from 10am to 4pm, with free ga …

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5TH CHAPTER OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 28 September - Monday 30 September , 10AM TO 3PM*
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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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 28 September - Sunday 29 September , 10AM-4PM
Retford Park, 1325 Old South Road, Bowral
PH. 02 4861 1933

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.

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5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Friday 4 October - Monday 7 October , 10am - 3pm
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 Secret Garden Wildes Meadow

Saturday 5 October - Sunday 6 October , 10.00 am till 4.00 pm
51 Blencowes Lane, Wildes Meadow, NSW
E. kathy@thesecretgarden.events

The Secret Garden is a hidden treasure nestled in the beautiful rural surrounds of Wildes Meadow.

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2019 Spring at Zen Oasis

Saturday 5 October - Sunday 6 October , 10am - 4pm
230 Medway Road, Medway
E. info@zen-oasis.com

The 2019 Spring at Zen Oasis Festival is on the way! This Festival will proceed on the weekend of the 28-29 September, and 5-6 October from 10am to 4pm, with fre …

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Retford Park Open Garden

Saturday 5 October - Sunday 6 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.

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5TH CHAPTER ESTATE OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 12 October - Sunday 13 October , 10am-3pm
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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Bundanoon Garden Ramble

Saturday 26 October - Sunday 27 October , 9.30am - 4.30pm
Soldiers Memorial Hall Anzac St Bundanoon

The 23rd Bundanoon Garden Ramble will be held on the weekend of 26 and 27 October 2019. This annual event in the village of Bundanoon features eight private gardens that will be opened from 9.30am to …

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RETFORD PARK OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 2 November - Sunday 3 November , 10AM - 3 PM
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.

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5TH CHAPTER OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 9 November - Sunday 10 November , 10AM TO 3PM
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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RETFORD PARK OPEN GARDEN

Saturday 30 November - Sunday 1 December , 10 AM - 3 PM
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.

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SHBG Autumn Gardens and Plant Fair 2020

Saturday 18 April - Sunday 19 April , 9am - 4pm
Southern Highlands Botanical Gardens, Cnr Kangaloon Road and Old South Road, Bowral
PH. 4861 4899

With the autumn leaves falling and beautiful mild days, it's the perfect time to visit the Southern Highlands!

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