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Vic Branch: ‘Planting Paradise: Those who shaped the Heide Gardens’

17 November 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm AEDT

A guided walk around the gardens of Heide with Head Gardener, David Murphy.

In this special garden talk join Head Gardener David Murphy for a guided ‘walk’ in the footsteps of Sidney Nolan and other colourful characters who left their enduring mark on the Heide landscape. Featuring lesser-known tales and anecdotes, this presentation celebrates the contributions of artists who helped to make Heide the Eden it is today.

Time: 10.00 am Morning Tea – 11 am guided tour

Location: meet at the Heide Kitchen café for Morning tea. Free parking available on-site and additional parking available in adjoining Banksia Park (enter via 5 Templestowe Road).

Cost: $50. This is a members-only event as numbers are limited so book early.

Book: at Trybooking.

Includes: a delicious Devonshire morning tea and other delights at Heide Kitchen and gardens tour. If you wish to stay for lunch at the café you are strongly advised to book via their website (

Note: This walk will last for approximately 45 minutes and cover sloping and uneven ground. Please be prepared for this and wear comfortable shoes.

Enquiries: Lynda Entwisle – mobile: 0466 925 370


17 November 2023
10:00 am - 12:00 pm AEDT
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