Shirley believes it's good to appreciate Australian plants rather than dismissing them because they're not exotics. "You're also looking at what plants provide for the birds and butterflies." - Gardening Australia
"A spectacular feat in modern design this garden experience is one to remember."
"“Magnificent deciduous trees with spring time bulbs are a feature of this very interesting hills garden”
“Design a garden that will last a long time; work with the environment, not against it, use water wise plants and create a habitat for local fauna”
“full of treasures carefully gathered over many years”
“After eight years of neglect, many would have fled in terror but to Geoff it was a challenge too good to miss”
'In many ways it emulates the English Cottage Gardens of Edwardian Times'