Lixouri – Barkers Creek

One of Castlemaine’s jewels


An established Mediterranean style garden and olive grove. Limewashed mud-brick house and studio overlooking distant hills, garden terraces and dam fringed with yellow water iris, willow, birch and paper barks.

Old entwined wisteria and Cherokee rose. Mixture of cordylines, pencil pines, exotic and native trees; clipped, rounded forms and soft flowing plantings. Beautiful dry stone walls. 

Where: 24 Hagues Rd, Barkers Creek

Open: First weekend. Sat 29, Sun 30, Mon 31, Tues 1 Nov. Second weekend Sat 5, Sun 6 Nov
Times: 10.00 am — 5.00 pm
Special Details: Gallery open.
Restrictions: No toilet; dogs on leads only; water hazards; children to be supervised.

Entry fee: $5.00 per adult, children free