There will be opera performances by students from the Melba Opera Trust at 2pm each day.
Horticulturalist and landscape designer Christine Schmols will give talks on the garden at 11am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm both days.
A rare glimpse of life in gracious nineteenth-century Melbourne is seen in the elegant and beautifully maintained garden surrounding an impressive Italianate Victorian mansion.
Significant historic trees, unusual species, azaleas, rhododendrons and camellias. Rich borders of shrubs and perennials flank generous lawns, while a series of garden rooms tempt visitors to explore.(2 acres)