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Nutcote - May Gibbs' Home - House Museum - Neutral Bay


Nutcote is the beautiful harbourside home of May Gibbs (1877-1969), Australia's foremost children's author and illustrator and best known today for her iconic story The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.

Located in Sydney's Neutral Bay and now a house museum surrounded by delightful gardens, May Gibbs' Nutcote is an enchanting venue to be enjoyed by everyone, all year round. The house was designed by renowned architect B.J. Waterhouse. Take a guided tour around the house museum and enjoy the tranquil gardens on the shore of Neutral Bay.

Refreshments available from the Bib and Bub Tearoom. The garden is available for hire for weddings, children's parties and other special occasions.

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