Gardens and landscapes of Australia

Fly to Perth, Western Australia, non-stop from London. Spend 3 full days in and around Perth with Caroline Grant, landscape architect and horticultural researcher. 

Fly to Sydney. Spend three full days in and around Sydney with Craig Burton, architect and landscape architect, horticultural and heritage consultant. 

Fly to Melbourne. Spend five days near Geelong, in the Mornington Peninsula and in and around Melbourne, with Trisha Dixon. She is author of several books on Australian gardens, gardeners and gardening, and a photographer and tour organiser, who sits on the National Management Committee of the Australian Garden History Society. 

The estimated approximate price per person is £3600 to include internal flights (but not international), bed and breakfast, one meal per day, costs of coach travel, site visits and guides. Single room supplement will be about £900. 

This presupposes a minimum of 15 participants sharing twin accommodation and an exchange rate of £UK against $Australian as of early February 2019. Individuals may then fly back to Perth and London or use Melbourne from where to fly independently to other destinations in Australia. 

For further information and expressions of interest, contact Robert Peel.