Celebrate Spring Tour

For one month only, Canberra Secrets Personalised Tours is offering the Celebrate Spring Tour.

Perfect for gardens lovers and those interested in seeing the sights a little further afield in Canberra and the region.

14 September – 13 October 2019

9.30pm to aproximately 3pm

$220 per person (includes pick up from city hotels, entry fees)

Entertaining tour with bestselling author, Marg Wade

Departs at 9:30am

Scheduled Pickups From City Hotels Available upon Request.
Note: a minimum of two bookings is required for this to tour to run.


After collecting you at your city hotel, first stop takes in the glorious 10 acre display of tulips, spring delights and blossoms at Tulip Top Gardens, nestled in Hidden Valley, 30 minute drive from the city centre.

From there, we head to Cockington Green Gardens in the Gold Creek area of Canberra. These superbly landscaped gardens form the backdrop of a display of meticulously handcrafted miniature buildings from around the world.

We then travel to the National Arboretum Canberra for its sweeping views of Canberra and take in the 104 forests of rare, endangered and symbolic trees. While there, we check out the National Bonsai Collection, before concluding our Celebrate Spring tour taking in Walter Burley Griffin’s plan for the capital, from the lookout at Mount Ainslie.

Canberra is Beautiful in Spring

This fabulous tour is a must-do for those visiting Canberra during Floriade. It’s beautiful, and lots of fun!

Includes pick up from city hotels, all transport (return taxi fares to Tulip Top Gardens are $120, so this tour is great value), morning cuppa, water on board, informed and entertaining comment, and you get to tour with author, Marg Wade.

Entry fees to Tulip Top Gardens and Cockington Green included. Food/lunch not included.

What You Should Bring
Wear comfortable shoes
Wear sunscreen
Be ready for some fun!

Hosted by Canberra’s Leading Expert

marg wadeMarg Wade is recognised as the leading expert in the national capital and the surrounding area. A regular on local radio and bestselling author of ‘Canberra Secrets’ the definitive book on the capital, now in its third edition.


Morning cuppa, water on board, entry fees.


Canberra Secrets Personalised Tours vehicle is modern, comfortable, and seats seven passengers. If you have a bigger group, we get a bigger vehicle.

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