Lilian Fraser Garden

Lilian Fraser and her family moved to Pennant Hills after her father Charles purchased the 'Hopetoun' poultry farm sometime between 1915 and 1920. Over the years, much of the original farm was sold off as residential lots but almost an acre was kept for gardens surrounding the house.

As she approached old age, Dr Fraser offered her garden to Hornsby Shire Council, her final wish was for her garden be enjoyed as a public garden and park. The garden open to the public covers 3,426 square metres. Among the wide range of plants are some very special for their size or rarity.

This urban sanctuary containing rare and unusual plants, is open during daylight hours for the enjoyment of both young and old.

Wander through the garden, have a picnic or take a guided tour (by appointment only).

Nearby events

  1. Golden Ridge Animal Farm Easter Egg Hunt

    Friday 19 April 2019 to Sunday 21 April 2019 , Sydney North

    A great day out with the kids On arrival you can collect and colour in you little egg hunt bag! Starting off the day with the great egg hunt! After the egg hunt the children will swap their plastic eggs for prizes like chocolate Easter…

    19 Apr - 21 Apr
  2. Kids Glamping Accommodation Special

    Monday 22 April 2019 to Saturday 22 June 2019 , Manly

    Bring the whole family to Q Station for a special treat! The Kids Glamping adventure is ideal for school holidays or a weekend getaway. The kids will love hanging out in their indoor tepee with unlimited movies, board games and popcorn…

    22 Apr - 22 Jun