Open Gardens in November Information

Eryldene Open Days and Special Events

Rosemont Strings Image by kind courtesy of photographer Dean Cox @cox_dean
Image by kind courtesy of photographer Dean Cox @cox_dean
Tea, Coffees & Cakes available for purchase.
Our famous teas will be back in 2021


Eryldene What's On for 2020

OPEN DAYS AND EVENTS could change owing to Covid-19 regulations or weather conditions

Enquiries: 0422 596 292 or [email protected]

CANCELLED November 29 - Sundays in the Garden

Due to weather conditions, we are unable to open the garden this Sunday. If you have purchased tickets Eryldene will contact you directly


Sundays 15, 22 and 29 November, 2020  

10am to 1pm OR 1pm to 4pm
Members – free (Eryldene, National Trust and Historic Houses Association)
Non-members - $15 plus booking fee 
Children (under 18 years) - free
Numbers are limited. Book now through Ticketebo
No direct bookings through Eryldene
If you are looking for a very special Sydney experience on a Sunday in November, visit Eryldene in Gordon, one of Australia’s most important historic gardens, to enjoy the display of jacarandas in bloom and a special music and art program.
Over four Sundays in November enjoy a program of pop-up music including the Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra, and local Guest Artists painting in the garden.
Coffee, tea and cake will be available for purchase.
Bring your own picnic, rugs or chairs.
Relax with the newspaper or a sketch book under the jacarandas in the garden of historic Eryldene.
Guest artists include Caroline Oesterheld, Dee Jackson, Judy Keena and Nina Paine. Read more about Caroline and Dee here and Judy and Nina here.
November 15
10.30 am to 11.30 am – Bourbaki Ensemble - two violins, viola, cello 
2.00 pm to 3.00 pm –  Ravenswood School for Girls - Ensemble
Guest artist painting in the garden – Dee Jackson
Dee Jackson is an award-winning Watercolour Portrait Artist. Her portraits have been commissioned in Australia as well as in UK, USA, Sweden, South Africa, NZ, Singapore and Vietnam.
November 22
11.00 am to 12.00 am – Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra
2.00 pm to 3.00 pm – Rosemont Strings -  two violins and cello 
Guest artist painting in the garden – Judy Keena
After studying fine arts at Alexander Mackie CAE, Judy worked as an adult educator while continuing to paint in oils, acrylics and later watercolours.
She has had illustrations published in "Mikey the Powerful Owlet: Saving Byles Creek Valley" and an upcoming book on the Parramatta female factory.
November 29
11.00 am to 12.00 am –  Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra
 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm - TBC
Guest artist painting in the garden – Nina Paine
Nina is an emerging local artist who lives on Sydney's north shore where she paints from her home studio. Her paintings are inspired from her travels near and far including her most recent body of work, "From the Heart' inspired by a week in Central Australia in September 2019.

OPEN DAYS  during COVID-19

Click here to download a garden plan  (PDF) to inform your visit 

Owing to current health advice, entry is subject to adherence to Eryldene’s conditions of entry

Free parking in commuter car park at intersection of McIntosh St and Werona Road



It is with such disappointment the Board of the Eryldene Trust has no choice but to cancel this year's Eryldene Christmas Fair

The Eryldene team will miss you this year and you can be sure you’ll hear from us next year when we hope to see you at the Eryldene Christmas Fair 2021

ENJOY Eryldene Historic House and Gardens - Sydney on Sundays in November in 2020