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Eryldene Supporters and how you can help


Eryldene Historic House and Garden receives NO on-going government funding and relies on the support of the community to maintain the house and gardens for future generations. Your support is vital for Eryldene’s future. Read on to learn about the various ways you can render your support.

2020 Annual General Meetings

The Annual General Meeting of THE ERYLDENE FOUNDATION LIMITED (ABN 68 051 439 984)  will be held at  St Martin’s Anglican Church, 9B Arnold Street Killara, on Saturday 1 August 2020 at 10.00 am. Please see our What's On page for full details.

 The Annual General Meeting of THE ERYLDENE TRUST (ABN 60 001 732 592) will be held at St Martin’s Anglican Church, 9B Arnold Street Killara, on Saturday 1 August 2020 at 10.30 am. Please see our What's On page for full details.


Eryldene Foundation Donations 2018

Eryldene gratefully acknowledges the generosity of donors to the Eryldene Foundation Appeal in 2018:
Madeleine Adams ♦ Robert Albert, AO ♦ Richard Bird & Lynne Walker ♦ Shannie Bracht ♦ Robert Cahill & Anne Cahill ♦ Keith Cottier AO & Elizabeth Cottier ♦ Louise Cox AO, AM ♦ Helen Devenish-Meares ♦ Colin Dunston ♦ David Fairlie & Bobbie Fairlie ♦ Anne Galbraith ♦ Jane Garling & Peter Garling ♦ Julie Hood ♦ Angus Kingon & Heather Kingon ♦  Chris Levins & Julie Levins ♦ Alan Matthews ♦ Tony Oesterheld & Caroline Oesterheld ♦ Merrilee Parker ♦ Virginia Robison ♦ Colin Roden ♦ Robin Rodgers ♦ David Salkeld & Elizabeth Salkeld ♦ Margaret Saunders ♦ Charles Shuetrim & Sandy Shuetrim ♦ Howard Tanner AM & Mary Tanner ♦ David Tunny & Audrey Tunny ♦ Barbara Waterhouse ♦ Dawn Waterhouse


Eryldene gratefully acknowledges the support of NEUTROG, whose products have improved soil quality throughout the garden. Our camellias and azaleas have particularly responded well to the special fertiliser Kahoona.


Please take a few minutes to review our 2014 Centenary Appeal Document which can be accessed in PDF format (1.6mb) here...


We would welcome your involvement. Below you can learn about the various ways you can help preserve Eryldene...


Join the Eryldene Trust and be part of all that happens at Eryldene. As a member you will receive:

  • Free entry to the house and garden on open weekends
  • Reduced entry for special events
  • 10% discount on shop purchases
  • A regular newsletter and events calendar
  • Free entry to the National Trust’s Sydney properties (bookings by phone only)

To become a member please download, complete and return this PDF form or join/renew online at our Ticketbo page.


Become a volunteer and help present Eryldene to the public. Volunteers assist on open days, in the house and garden, in the gift shop and café and as guides. Help is also needed in administration and maintaining the house to museum standard.

If you would like to join our friendly volunteer group please contact our manager on 9498 2271 or email [email protected] You will be made very welcome.


To participate in the Adopt a Camellia scheme which supports the upkeep of more than one thousand plants in the garden please click here (PDF)

The very simplest way you can show your support for Eryldene and keep up with our news is by liking us on Facebook


Eryldene is grateful for the support of the following organisations who have donated products for maintenance, research, training and cataloguing projects.

  • Australian Garden History Society
  • Copland Foundation
  • Commonwealth Department of Sustainability, Environment , Water, Population and Communities
  • Ku-ring-gai Council
  • National Library of Australia
  • Turramurra Community Bank
  • Neutrog Pty Ltd
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