Open Garden Details

Cameron House

514 Humffray Street South, Golden Point, Ballarat

Opening Information

Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 April 2017

10.00am - 4.30pm

Entry price $8 (U18 free). Students $5


This is a much-loved garden filled with an eclectic mix of plants showing off the garden owner’s passion for form, texture and shape. The garden comprises a large collection of orchids, ferns and bonsai, as well as sculptures created from left-over garden materials. Nothing goes to waste in this quirky urban garden. Upon entry you walk through a forest of silver birches while hearing the tranquillity of water beside you. Thereafter you are left to meander through paths flanked by a mix of exotic plants and sculptures.


Other places of interest and activities in the local region include:

  • Visit Ballarat Botanical Gardens on Lake Wendouree – Gillies Street North
  • Sturt Street Gardens – Sturt Street
  • Sovereign Hill and the Gold Museum – Bradshaw Street
  • Art Gallery of Ballarat – 40 Lydiard Street, Ballarat North
  • Ballarat Heritage Tour – See town info 


Information and advice on garden visiting 


Click here for Garden Notes - Download and Print (notes forthcoming)

Garden notes are written by the garden owners to describe their garden.
Download and print to bring when you visit the garden. 

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How to find us

514 Humffray Street South, Golden Point, Ballarat