BALINGUP EVENT CANCELLED
A garden of roses and other hardy plants surrounding a fully restored heritage homestead. Ferndale was built by Walter Padbury circa 1850 and is one of the oldest surviving homesteads in the Southwest. A strongly architectural design links the two winged of the building with existing trees.
Coffee, tea & homemade biscuits available.
Visitors welcome to picnic.
Rinze & Jenny Brandsma, 626 Balingup-Nannup Road Balingup
Ferndale is on the right hand side 6.26 km from Balingup on the corner of Hay Road & Balingup-Nannup Road.
RIVER GUM 195
4.5 acres of artistically designed garden. Features include cottage garden, natives and hardy
exotics. Autumn display of many large deciduous trees offer a blaze of colour. Large grassed area with permanent creek/ponds. Rainforest with water lilies lead to the hillside zig-zag path through 60 cork oak trees, which opens to stunning views.
Di Whincup 57 Grimwade Road, Balingup 9764 1130
1 km N of Balingup bridge on SW Hwy turn E into Grimwade Rd for 570 metres