82 Windham Street, Narrawong, Victoria, 3285
Timandra Garden is one of those places where serenity abounds. As a natural garden, with lots of different spaces or ‘rooms’, this is a totally idyllic place to have your intimate gathering happen. It is totally unlike other gardens, and the whole garden is available for your use.
Timandra Garden is a year-round garden, not crashing in winter as so many other gardens. It is a garden with a difference throughout every season, with each season bringing different delights to garden visitors. Why not share this garden with your family and friends for a special celebration, a ‘girls day out’, or your wedding. The purposes are endless!
With a permit as a Function Centre, catering for your guests can also be included in this wonderful, captivating experience called Timandra.
Timandra offers a range of different group options for you to consider. Each option is based on a mimimum number of 10 with a maximum of 30 (or a few more if you cant settle on numnbers). Chairs and tables will be provided as will be crockery, cutlery and so on. To work with the sustainable theme, using the 3 R’s of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle, the whole effect is rustic and natural.
All group bookings are by appointment, preferably with 4 weeks notice. The least notice time is 1 week for these events.
Intimate Garden Gatherings
1. Professional Guided Tours:
For groups of 10 or more persons, this inspiring tour discusses the sustainable aspects of the garden, plants used within the garden and how plants are being used for habitat, and to combat issues related to climate change. Priced at $25 per person, this tour will include for each person, information about the garden and a bookmark highlighting the ‘Principles of a sustainable garden’.
2. Coffee and Cake in the Garden:
This option will cater to gluten free diets, if requested with the booking. Alison is an excellent cook who marvels in making wonderful cakes and Devonshire Teas. Plunger coffee and tea is served with this option. Priced at $25 per head, the whole garden is open for your use. Minimum of 10 and up to 30 or so max.
3. Sustainable Workshop:
Alison is a passionate and highly credentialled speaker on the subject of sustainable landscapes/gardens. She is a former Ecotourism accredited tour guide. This workshop is a visual study of different plants within the garden. It will focus on plants that will suit different soils and situations. Takes 2 hours to complete. Please bring notebook and pen, and wear sensible shoes. Minimum 10 persons at $45 per head. A certificate of completion will be provided as Alison has a Cert IV in Training and Assessment.
4. Devonshire Teas/Coffee and Cake with the Guided Tour:
Seated Devonshire Teas following the guided tour. This package takes around 2 hours, and can be morning or afternoon. Priced at $40 per head for 10 or more persons.
*Please note, that 2 weeks notice for the tour is preferred and all tours need to be pre-booked. Timandra is presented to the highest standard so at least 24 hours is required to ensure that this maintenance is up to date.
*Please note that Timandra Garden is unsuitable for wheelchairs, pushers and the infirm. The toilet is located only with the use of steps.
*Entry can also be made through the rear gate off Clarke Street and turn right into Vaughan Street. Follow this along until the rear of Timandra Garden is seen with its sign on the gate. You will need to go to the top of the garden for the meeting point. Parking can also be on the front verge.
Bookings are essential and are arranged with Alison on 0418 825 625 with a 50% deposit required with the booking. This can be made with EFT or cash delivered to Timandra Garden 2 weeks prior to the event. The remainder is to be paid on the day please. Other arrangements can be considered by agreement with all parties.
EFT details –
A/C NO: 1081 29148
A/C Name: DL and AM Aplin