Heronswood Harvest festival

Celebrate Heronswood’s Homegrown Harvest at the home of heirloom seeds and taste test winners.

Be inspired to grow your own in the stunning setting of Heronswood Historic House and Gardens, enjoy mini garden workshops, produce from local stall holders, free garden tours and take part in our famous heirloom tomato taste test. Enjoy lunch on the pool lawn featuring our Fork to Fork menu.

Both days - Heirloom Tomato Taste Testing 11am - 2pm,

Walk our vegetable production garden and talk to our gardener,

Free Garden Tours at 10.30am and 2pm 

Free Mini Workshops : 11.30am Success with seeds, 1pm Learn to Grow Wildflowers.

Saturday - Meet the 'growing' experts from Diggers from 11am - 2 pm and ask them all your gardening / growing / sowing questions!

Sunday - Children's garden activities from 11am - 2pm

Date & Time: 11th &12th March 9am – 5pm

Address: 105 Latrobe Parade, Dromana

Contact number: 03 59847321

Adult entry price: Diggers Club Members and Under 16yo free, Visitors $10

Contact Heronswood

105 Latrobe Parade, Dromana, Victoria, 3936

Open 7 days a week, 9:00am to 5:00pm*

Gardens, nursery and shop: 03 5984 7321

Restaurant: 03 5984 7318 (open from 10:00am)

* Closed 24-26 December and Good Friday.

Entry to wander through Heronswood Gardens and Restaurant is free for Diggers members and children under 16, and $10 for visitors. There is no entry charge to visit the shop.

Event program

Free garden tours

Learn about the history of Heronswood and its beautiful garden by taking part
in a free garden tour. Tours run both days at 11.00am and 2.00pm.

Tomato taste test

Discover the amazing flavours of real tomatoes at our
Heirloom Tomato Taste Test
11.00am – 2.00pm

Free Gardening Workshops

11.30pm – Success with seeds
1.00pm – Creating a wildflower garden

Meet the Diggers Experts

Our seed, bulb & plant experts will answer all your gardening questions
Sunday 11.00am – 2.00pm


Enjoy a relaxing lunch on the pool lawn showcasing our seasonal fork to fork
menu teamed with local wines, handcrafted beer and cider, enjoy our special
home made cordial, local produce stalls, springview gourmet farm
and ridge estate olive oil

Little Diggers

Free and fun activities for children such as seed sowing,
planting, painting pots on Sunday from 11am-2pm.

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