Heronswood Harvest Festival

Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th March 2018, 9.00am to 5.00pm

Celebrate Heronswood’s homegrown harvest at the home of heirloom seeds and taste-test winners.

Be inspired to grow your own food and flowers in the stunning setting of Heronswood's historic house and gardens. Get gardening tips at our mini garden workshops, take home produce from local stall holders and join a free garden tour. Take part in our famous heirloom tomato taste test and enjoy lunch on the pool lawn, with the freshest produce from our Kitchen Garden featuring in the Fork to Fork menu.)

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Garden tours running each day in the Production garden 10.30am and 2pm

Heronswood Garden tours at 11.30am and 3pm Saturday and Sunday


Free mini Workshop program 

10am - Benefits of green manures

11am - Berries for the home gardener

12.30pm - All about citrus

1.30pm - Let's talk bananas and avocados

2.30pm - Growing Summer vegetables

Visit the SEED Museum...Gallery Heronswood was opened in September 2017 as part of the Diggers Garden and Environment Trust  mission of conservation, preservation and education of heirloom seeds, historic buildings and gardens. 


Face painting and garden activities 11-2pm both days


Dine in the gorgeous setting on the pool lawn from a special menu of fresh produce provided from the Heronswood House Restaurant.


Diggers Members & children under 16 years FREE, visitors $10

* Join the Club and have your festival entry refunded!

105 Latrobe Parade, Dromana | Ph: 03 5984 7321

Celebrate Harvest festival and 40 years of diggers!

Join us for our homegrown harvest festival at Heronswood the home of heirloom seeds.  Help us celebrate 40 years of the Diggers Club and learn about the heirlooms we have helped to preserve

Contact Heronswood

Heronswood, 105 Latrobe Parade
Dromana, Victoria, 3936

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Gardens, gallery, nursery and shop: 03 5984 7321

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

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Heronswood Restaurant: 03 5984 7318
Open 7 days a week, 10:00am until 4.00pm.*

The Members Fork to Fork Restaurant is located within the gardens of Heronswood and it is only accessible to paid visitors to the gardens or members of the Diggers Club. The restaurant offers morning and afternoon teas and a seasonal lunch menu

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

* Anzac Day - Please note the Gardens and Garden Shop will be open from 1.00pm, the Heronswood Restaurant will open as usual from 10.00am-4.00pm

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