Venues: Lake Ginninderra, Western Foreshore

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

Venues: Pod Food at Pialligo Plant Farm

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

Venues: Redbrow Gardens

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