Mayfield Garden near Oberon is one of the world’s largest privately owned cool climate gardens. Owned by the Hawkins family, Mayfield Garden extends across more than 160 acres.
The beautiful Water Garden is a spectacular 6 acre stone and water feature garden which includes follies such as a blue-stone bridge, red bridge, boardwalks a copper tree fountain, obelisk pond and alley of London Plane trees. Mass plantings of Rhododendrons and Hydrangeas mingle with delicate water lilies and tall Birch trees to delight visitors. The Water Garden is open all year round while other areas of the garden are opened four times during the year for two weeks.
There is a lovely café at Mayfield where visitors can enjoy coffee or lunch. There is also an excellent plant nursery where a large variety of trees and shrubs are for sale.