Spring 2017 Open Garden at Hamlyn Cottage
18th - 20th November 2017
10 am – 4:30 pm
394 Springs Rd, Mt Barker Springs
Once again there will be a fabulous program of speakers, nurseries, refreshment and surprises.
What happened in 2016?
Inspirational: expert speakers talking about attracting butterflies and native bees to your garden, keeping chooks, Mediterranean climate fruit trees, and beekeeping.
Kids activities: Kristen Messenger from Bugs n Slugs will supervise bug related kids activities on Saturday and Kate Hubmayer will teach nature craft for kids on Sunday.
Browse & buy: quality plants from a selection of nurseries with unusual ornamentals, herbs, vegies and succulents.
Home made refreshments: will be available from stalls selling lunch, tea, coffee and drinks as well as cakes made from Sophie’s Patch produce.
Entry fee: $10, children under 18 free, stay in the garden as long as you would like. Supporting Mt Barker Rotary Club and Operation Flinders. Gates open from 10am to 4.30pm daily.
2017 Easter Open Garden Advance Notice
Sophie's Patch will be open over Easter 2017 on the 15th, 16th and 17th of April. Two Open Gardens a year provides a special opportunity for keen gardeners to see the evolution of this unique garden.