Fundraiser at Noojee Lea

Canowindra’s Noojee Lea will host hundreds of guests on Saturday November 18 when the local garden club hosts a fundraiser to raise money for the refurbishment of the hospital patient recreation room.

Bob Fallon (Noojee Lea Caretaker), Anne Ward (Canowindra Garden Club) and vineyard manager Andrew Holmes with Rex the dog.

Bob Fallon (Noojee Lea Caretaker), Anne Ward (Canowindra Garden Club) and vineyard manager Andrew Holmes with Rex the dog.

It will be the first opportunity for locals to witness work on Noojee Lee’s hidden Walled Garden and Western Courtyard which was designed by renowned garden designer Paul Bangay and constructed by builder Herb Beer and stonemason Bill Scheer.

Charles and Eva Curran’s garden will be open from 2pm until 5pm.

Admission is $20 per person or $30 per family.

Included in the admission price will be a Devonshire Tea.

For catering purposes, please RSVP to Jenny Laing (jenny.laing60@gmail.com)

Located just minutes from Canowindra, Noojee Lea can be located by heading out of Canowindra towards Eugowra for 2.4 km, turn left onto Fish Fossil Dr for 4.2km, then turn right to Noojee Lea.

As well as having the opportunity to wander through the garden guests will have the opportunity to purchase from garden Stalls from specialist Canowindra Nurseries: Eureka Plants and Peremmialle Plants.

Guests should bring their own picnic chair or rug to allow them to relax in the garden during the afternoon.