Nestled on the eucalypt clad slopes of Mt Macedon is a truly remarkable oasis of beauty.
The Gardens of Tieve Tara undulate across 7.5 acres of sweeping lawns, lakes and trees, with vibrant seasonal colours. As the seasons change, so does this amazing garden. Open daily in Autumn and Spring.
Water Features - From a tumbling creek to bubbling fountains and serene lakes, water plays a major role in the natural beauty of Tieve Tara. The lakes are home to Toulouse geese and wild ducks and on clear days, reflect the striking colour and shapes of surrounding trees.
Children’s Play Areas - A mini paradise for children. Tieve Tara’s spacious grounds welcome families with lots of attractions for the young ones. Play equipment, cubby houses and the sheer joy of sweeping lawns and hiding places offer hours of fun and entertainment for the young and young at heart.
Autumn Colours - Mount Macedon is famous for its autumn colours, and nowhere may this be enjoyed than at Tieve Tara. The abundant foliage includes maples, pin oaks, aspens, liquid ambers, silver birches, golden and claret ash, copper beech, Virginia creepers. As the muted colours of summer give way to the rich hues of autumn Tieve Tara becomes a blaze of red and yellow.
Rolling Lawns - Sprawling among the trees, garden beds and lakes of Tieve Tara, the beautiful lawns invite the visitor to absorb the magnificence of the property. These lawns evoke a sense of peace and harmony with nature, which will be a joy to all.
Flowers Galore - Tieve Tara is richly endowed with flowers of many hues and varieties. Among them rhododendrons, azaleas, hydrangeas, dahlias, fuchsias, Japanese anemone and so many more. Not to be missed in Spring are the beautiful davidia and dogwood trees when in full bloom.
Open daily in Autumn and Spring.
Access for Dogs:
Dogs not allowed