Our Tour Leaders

All of our tours are led by academics and experts in their field who will share their passion and knowledge with you in lectures, talks and throughout the tour. Click on their profile to find out more about them.

Christine McCabe

Christine McCabe is a travel writer and art lover, and since moving to the Adelaide Hills 20 years ago, also a passionate gardener. Her newest book, Adelaide Hills Gardens, is a celebration of this picturesque region of South Australia. A senior contributing editor to The Weekend Australian’s travel section, Christine has been documenting her travels for almost four decades. She has contributed to numerous travel anthologies and restaurant guides. She is also an active member on the board of Adelaide Youth Orchestras.


Current Tours:

Autumn Gardens of the Blue Mountains  |  22 – 26 April 2024 (5 days)

Spring Gardens of France  |  18 May – 02 June 2024 (16 days)



“We found Christine to be very personable and knowledgeable. We’d be very happy to tour with her again.”
Susan L.  |  Private Gardens of the Adelaide Hills, 2021