Mt Penang Gardens
Explore 12 Australian native garden rooms.
Mt Penang Gardens is an Australian native garden where you can go wild. It has 12 different garden rooms for you to pick up some ideas for your home, or to help solve your problem garden area.
The best way to enjoy the garden is either taking a self guided tour or to get a small group of friends together and book a tour. Guided Garden Tours are a great for showing the best of Australian native plants and for showcasing unique contemporary Australian garden architecture. Tours take approximately 2 hours and involve all the senses.
Grab some "tips and techniques" for stunning garden design using water saving plants from our dedicated group of Garden Guides.
Bring your camera, umbrella and recommend visitors bring a hat, sun screen, insect repellent and water.
Be warned - expect the unexpected!
- A Moment In Time - Heritage Tour
This tour brings to life the working days of the old Mt Penang Boys Home. This picturesque former detention centre site offers an historical trip back to 1912. A Moment in time is a step back to a previous era in which the site housed over 300 boys. The major crime could be stealing a piece of bread.
- Book a Wondabyne Sculpture Tour - Details on the sculptures can be found here
- Bring a picnic or take advantage of the free BBQ facilities
- Bird watchers and amateur photographers can explore the beautiful surroundings
Guided tours of the Gardens with a blue thumb volunteer take approximately 1.5-2 hrs with a number or rest stops along the way. One guide is allocated for every 10-15 visitors, with a number of 10 people required per booking. Bookings (02) 4340 1002 or 1300 304 676
Telephone: 02 4340 1002
Location: Parklands Rd, Mt Penang Parklands, KARIONG NSW 2250
Opening Hours: 9:30am to 4:30pm daily; CLOSED Christmas Day & Boxing Dayenquire visit website