Rippon Lea Estate Garden Tours

Join us for a 45-minute social history tour of the garden

Rippon Lea Estate’s garden is complex and covers almost 14 acres, which includes a large lake, extensive shrubberies and flower gardens, an orchard of historically significant fruit varieties, a fernery, rose gardens and many other features of historical, landscape and architectural interest, all forming the setting for the polychrome brick mansion completed in 1868. The garden is tended by a Head Gardener, a staff of five gardeners and a team of volunteers.

Please note that the pathways can be wet and muddy, please bring suitable shoes.

No pre-booking required.


Plan your visit

Tour included with garden entry
Tour duration: 45 minutes

$15 Adult
$12 Concession
$9 Children (5-15 years)
$40 Family (2 adults + 2 children)
FREE admission for National Trust members.

FREE garden admission for Glen Eira and Port Phillip residents


Tour times

Wednesday 28 July: 12pm
Tuesday 3 August: 12pm
Wednesday 4 August: 12pm
Friday 6 August: 11am & 12.30pm
Wednesday 11 August: 12pm
Tuesday 17 August: 12pm
Wednesday 18 August: 12pm
Friday 20 August: 11am & 12.30pm
Wednesday 25 August: 12pm
Tuesday 31 August: 12pm

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