The Secret Gardens of the Dandenong Ranges event will fill your senses with unforgettable sights, sounds and tastes. Each day will  feature amazing and unique gardens with delicious lunches in the best restaurants in the region, pop up picnics in special garden settings and elegant evenings in some of Mt Dandenongs most significant gardens. It really is an experience not to be missed.

Restaurants and Special Evening Events

Monday 17th October

Beechmont Canapes and Wine

Wandering about the garden or the interiors of Beechmont is a wonderful sensory experience – a heady mix of budding colour, fragrance and natural texture. Formal parterres, hedges, a walled garden and informal native gardens appeal to everyone who enjoys a tranquil retreat and makes the perfect setting to finish off the day with sparkling wine and canapés.​


Monday 17th October

Ferny Creek Horticultural Society and CWA lunch


A delicious lunch will be served in the historic Ferny Creek Hall by the  talented team from the Ferny Creek CWA. A delightful mix of savoury and sweet treats will delight while you dine in a charming and friendly atmosphere. 

The Ferny Creek Horticultural Society will present on propagation and and will follow with a tour of the surrounding historical gardens.