THURSDAY 6 SEPTEMBER
Bookings: Contact Palmers Coaches to book on this tour ph: 07 4627 1294 or visit their office at 21 Lynagh Street, Miles. (This ticket is not available from the Festival online box office).
Indulge your love of country gardens on a Progressive Garden Bus Tour across the Miles district and what better time to see the gardens than spring! Included in the tour is morning tea served in one of the gardens and also a two course lunch, which will be at the Dulacca Hotel, 44kms west of Miles.
The gardens to be visited are lovely country gardens. First to be visited will be ‘Dogwood Bend’ garden, the lovely creation of the Colley Family, close to the Dogwood Creek. Second visited is a lovely garden on Hookswood Road, where morning tea will be served. Then finally after lunch, the tour will visit ‘Lilyvale’ garden, which is owned by the Nixon Family and is on the property of the Wallen Creek Herefords.
(Note: ‘Dogwood Bend’ garden will also be visited on Saturday’s Garden, Gas & Gallery Tour.)
Departs: Leichhardt Centre, 29 Dawson Street Miles, with plenty of parking available.
Times: 8.45am for 9.00 am departure. 4.00pm expected tour end time.
Cost: $63 per person. Includes bus tour to 3 gardens, morning tea and a two course lunch.
Be sure to pre-purchase your ticket to be sure you have a seat to join us on this lovely day planned! This tour is hosted by local Miles garden enthusiasts, the Murilla Garden Club.