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The garden of Ard Choille ( pronounced Arda Hillier ) both botanically and historically is one of the best of the renowned Mt Macedon gardens, which as a group represent one of the most important and significant collections of gardens in Australia.

Ard Choille captures the feel of a gracious and inspirational 19th century garden and has taken full advantage of the unique cool climate with a huge array of exotic trees and shrubs.

The garden includes a particularly fine and rare 19th Century metal shade house, which is individually classified by the National Trust and is still used today.

Opening Hours

10.30 to 3.30 daily - Spring and Autumn
Dates change depending on season. Contact for updates.
Guided or guided tours available. Morning & afternoon tea available on request.
Closed on total fire ban days.
Bookings Essential
Sorry no dogs.
Children free
Hill Station Property, very limited disabled access, please contact for access information.


  • Cash Only
  • Picnic Facilities
  • Public Toilets
  • Groups ( 36 guests max per group )

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