Gardens of Sydney’s Hills District
In the company of horticulturist Elizabeth Swane, explore some of Sydney’s Hills District’s most striking private gardens with an exclusive opportunity to meet their passionate owners.
Enjoy a private guided tour of the enchanting and expansive garden, ‘Guestlands’. Explore its Tuscan-inspired grounds displaying traditional parterre, as well as its elegant oriental garden and cascading creeks and ponds, followed by a lovely morning tea.
Then, discover the hidden treasures of another elegantly curated private garden. Soak up the atmosphere and admire the garden’s serene water features, local turpentine trees, olive grove and expansive sweeping lawns.
Drive through semi-rural suburbs and visit another stunning private garden on a tour led by the knowledgeable and passionate owner. Explore the grounds of this large property originally designed as a country garden, now reimagined with French and English influences, combining layered plantings and delicate rose settings.