Private Gardens of the National Capital
Explore some of Canberra’s most enchanting private gardens in their peak springtime bloom with garden writer and former ABC radio presenter Genevieve Jacobs.
Explore an extensive design garden located in Canberra’s Red Hill of more than 4,000 plants and 700 different species including a stunning array of native plants, a large collection of banksias and serene water features.
Discover another fascinating private garden showcasing a large vegetable garden and green house, and learn about the ingenious irrigation techniques developed by the passionate CSIRO research scientist and garden owner.
Then, enjoy a private guided tour of the peaceful National Bonsai and Penjing Collection located in the National Arboretum Canberra. Wander amongst the world-class collection of some of the finest miniature trees and forests in the world, with 70 traditional and modern displays.