Beautifully lush and green at the moment, this hidden corner of lake Ginninderra offers a large choice of grassy picnic areas, undercover bench tables and gorgeous views of the lake. Easily transformed into the perfect high tea venue with the … Continue reading
What an awesome venue, hidden above the winding bike tracks of Mt Stromlo, Scope offers incredible views of the beautiful Brindabellas, all the way from the cotter dam to the Yass valley. Scope is sure to meet any high tea … Continue reading
If you’re after a venue that offers beautiful gardens, unique courtyards and which is also 5 minutes from the city centre, Gorman House would be your optimal choice. I’ve often gone to the Saturday markets to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the … Continue reading
The ANU offers a huge variety of indoor rooms and outdoors garden spaces, catering for any event including weddings up to 200 or gatherings as small as 12. Add in some vintage tea sets and you have the perfect combination for … Continue reading
If you have a couple of thermoses, Black Mountain Peninsula is the perfect outdoor area for a high tea. Whether you pack your own table or use the park benches, there are lots of areas surrounded by lovey trees with … Continue reading
Eling Forest Winery would be a lovely venue for a wedding or any special occasion really, from family reunions to a girls catch up. I often stop in for tea and cake heading to and from Sydney, a beautiful place to take in the serenity. Continue reading
I recently had the pleasure of helping to celebrate a friends wedding at Lake George Winery. Set in the midst of rolling hills, abundant trees and picturesque vineyards, Lake George Winery offers a tranquil location perfect for happy celebrations, leisurely lunch’s with family or just catching up with the girls. Continue reading
Not wanting to reinvent the wheel I think Pod Foods website perfectly describes this lovely venue “Nestled in a unique position amongst the beautiful established gardens of Pialligo plant farm, the quaint character filled, fully restored 1930’s cottage offers a unique dining location close to the Canberra CBD”.
If you love secret gardens this is definitely one of Canberra’s hidden gems. Enjoying a lazy lunch last week with my gorgeous husband of two years and baby boy, we had a great afternoon eating delicious food and enjoying the serenity of the lush green surroundings. Continue reading
Spending a day at Werribee Mansion has made me wonder what beautiful places like this are located close to Canberra, places with flowering gardens, wallowing waterholes or historic buildings, places that would provide the ideal venue for a lazy luncheon baby shower, a vintage wedding or an afternoon tea for my Grandmas 80th.
So to start the list of Canberra’s hidden secrets what better place to begin than the gorgeous gardens of Redbrow, the venue for my wedding two years ago. Continue reading