ERYLDENE APRIL OPEN WEEKEND Sat 13th & Sun 14th April
ERYLDENE HISTORIC HOUSE AND GADEN
HISTORIC HOUSE AND GARDEN

ERYLDENE APRIL OPEN WEEKEND Sat 13th & Sun 14th April, 2019

Image by kind courtesy of the photographer, Lindy Kerr
Entertainment in the gardens
Our famous teas

Eryldene is open on the second weekend of each month from April to September.

No bookings required. Open from 10am - 4.00pm.

Also available for hire for special events such as group tours, garden parties, garden weddings and photography shoots at other times during the year.


ERYLDENE APRIL OPEN WEEKEND
Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th April, 2019
10.00am – 4.00pm each day

Free entry:  To celebrate Eryldene's 105th birthday, entry for this open weekend is FREE

With the smell of new paint in the air, the Waterhouse family moved into their new Hardy Wilson designed house in Gordon on 12th April, 1914.  In celebration of its 105th birthday Eryldene will throw open its house and garden to visitors.   See treasures from the Collection not usually on display, stroll through the world renowned garden, and take the opportunity to hear stories about the roles played by the Waterhouse family in the history of style, art, science, linguistics, horticulture and scholarship and the creation of the work of art we know as Eryldene today.

 The Garden Cafe will be open for light refreshments.

Eryldene Sunday Afternoon Teas from 1.00 pm. Tea bookings essential

Cost for Afternoon Teas: Members - $25, Non-Members - $37, Children - $17 (all inclusive of entry fee)

Bookings/enquiries - 02 9498 2271 or [email protected]

Book at  Ticketebo or download an Afternoon Tea booking form.



ERYLDENE MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND & CELEBRATORY TEAS
AUSTRALIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL ‘Connecting People, Places and the Past’

Open Weekend: Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, 2019 : 10.00am – 4.00pm both days

Entry: $12 non-members; $10 concession; $5 children (6-15yrs); $30 family (2 adults, 2 children). Free entry for members of the Eryldene Trust, NT and HHA

Enter Mrs Waterhouse's domain with Eryldene's volunteer guides and housekeepers, and hear about the life of the Waterhouse family, the role Eryldene played in the art, horticulture, architecture and academia of Sydney through much of the 20th century, and the way Mrs Waterhouse managed it all.

 Mother's Day Celebratory Teas - Saturday and Sunday (bookings essential)

Bring out your best frock, hat and gloves. Treat your grandmother, your mother and mother-in-law, best friends and children, and enjoy the leisurely pastime of taking tea in the serenity of the beautiful camellia garden at Eryldene created by Prof EG Waterhouse between 1914 - 1977.  Sit down to embroidered linen, fine china, and homemade delicacies reflecting Mrs Waterhouse's Sunday afternoons 'At Home'.

 The Garden Cafe will not be open, but Mother’s Day Celebratory Teas will be served both days from 11.00am

 Cost for Celebratory Tea – $25; $12 children (6-12yrs). Does not include entry.

 Bookings/enquiries - 02 9498 2271

Book at www.ticketebo.com.au/eryldene or download a booking form here


ENJOY ERYLDENE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR in 2019

Stroll through the beautiful camellia garden.  Tour the house, and absorb early twentieth century history,  culture and architecture.

 Take Sunday Afternoon Tea as served by Mrs Waterhouse  (Bookings recommended)

Eryldene is open from 10am to 4pm on:

June 8 – 9    and    July 13 - 14
W
hen most camellias are at their best

August 10-11    and    September 14 – 15
For l
ate camellias and azaleas

November 23 – 24
Eryldene Christmas Fair
with over 50 unique stalls

 

 

 



WHEN VISITING ERYLDENE YOU CAN:

TAKE A GUIDED TOUR of the house and garden study and learn about life in the Waterhouse family in the early part of the 20th century on our Open Weekends.

ENJOY THE BEAUTY OF THE GARDEN, its many structures, meandering paths and secret places.

RELAX OVER TEA, coffee and home made cakes in the Garden Cafe on our Open Weekends or take Tea on Sunday open days from 1.00 pm.

CHOOSE A GIFT from the range of items in Eryldene's gift shop.

BOOK A GUIDED TOUR with morning, afternoon tea or lunch for your group, minimum number 10 on weekdays and 20 on weekends.

HIRE ERYLDENE'S GARDEN for a wedding, family, corporate event or commercial photo shoot.

Please use this enquiry form to contact Eryldene management:

 

 

Powered by 123ContactForm
Report abuse

ENJOY Eryldene Historic House and Gardens - Sydney THROUGHOUT THE YEAR in 2019