Open Garden Details


630 Riversdale Rd, Camberwell

Opening Information

Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 October, 2015

10.00am - 4.30pm

Entry price $10 (children U18 free). Students $5

Scotchman's Hill Wine Tastings from 11am - 4pm

There will be opera performances by students from the Melba Opera Trust at 2pm each day.

Horticulturalist and landscape designer Christine Schmols will give talks on the garden at 11am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm both days.


A rare glimpse of life in gracious nineteenth-century Melbourne is seen in the elegant and beautifully maintained garden surrounding an impressive Italianate Victorian mansion.

Significant historic trees, unusual species, azaleas, rhododendrons and camellias.  Rich borders of shrubs and perennials flank generous lawns, while a series of garden rooms tempt  visitors to explore.(2 acres)

Click here for Visitor Information and advice on garden visiting


Click here for garden notes 


Garden Map - Download Print and bring to garden


Plant List - Download Print and bring to garden



How to find us

630 Riversdale Rd, Camberwell