What’s On

Mayfield is setting out to become the artistic and entertainment hub of the Central West and while we have an exciting schedule of events and workshops of our own lined up, we are here to help you create a stunning event of your own at Mayfield, be it a Christmas party, corporate retreat or private event.

Click on the link below to see what we can offer.

The Exclusive Private Garden Tour

June 7 — December 31   9:00 am — 4:00 pm

The Personal and Private Garden Tour takes your Mayfield experience to a whole new level…

Picked up from local accomodation in Bathurst & Oberon, on arrival a personal tour around the Hawkins’ Family Garden, plus areas that cannot be viewed during seasonal festivals! Entre through the family’s private entrance and view the private areas normally not open outside of festival events. View Australia’s 2nd largest Maze, Mayfield Chapel, the Rose Garden, croquet lawn, the sculptured garden, and amphitheatre. You will be served a private lunch including Mayfield’s signature ‘Communal Feast’ in The Glass House. Following lunch, walk through the Hawkins private Japanese Garden and within Mayfield House which isn’t even on the Mayfield map during seasonal seasons. Before you leave, you’ll stop in to the Cafe & Nursery Produce Store so you can take away a piece of Mayfield home with you!

It will be a day you’ll never forget and a life-experience which should be on everyone’s bucket list.


July 7 — July 22   9:00 am — 4:30 pm


There’s so much to do at Mayfield this Winter School Holiday! Every day of the 2018 July School Holidays, 7 July – 22 July, from 9 am to 4:30 pm we have lots of fun and action for the whole family. The FIRST EVER FREE MAYFIELD CURLING EVENT – It’s the Olympic Sport meets Lawn Bowls with daily games and weekend competitions for great Mayfield prizes. Come out and see the crazy winter sport played with stones on “ice”! Warm up in our Wood Fire Garden at our Complementary S’More Station where you can roast and decorate your Mayfield Marshmallows with homemade Mayfield dipping chocolate, cookie crumbs, and sprinkles. Sections of The Hawkins’ Family Garden will be open during the Winter Festival. The last garden entry is 3 pm and the garden closes at 4:30 pm. These Areas of the Hawkins’ Family Garden have NEVER BEEN OPEN IN WINTER BEFORE! Come and see the beautiful winter foliage.

Join us at Mayfield!


September 2   9:00 am — 2:00 pm

On Fathers’ Day, bring dad to Mayfield and spoil him. Held in our Woodfire Garden (FREE entry) we’ve got a terrific line-up of stallholders already in place.  The Mayfield Café & Kiosk will be open from 9am. The more stallholders the merrier, so if you’re interested in having a stall, please click HERE to email Zana.


September 21 — November 22   4:00 pm — 10:00 am

This Spring we are offering a pop-up luxury camping experience (glamping) in the spectacular grounds of Mayfield. Immerse yourself in a night like no other – in a world class location while delighting the senses! Glamp in absolute comfort and enjoy the tranquillity and majestic surrounds of the gardens, with exclusive night-time star gazing to Mayfield. You’ll also get to enjoy the Mayfield Farmers platter, where the produce is grown onsite in our garden or on our farm!


October 13 — October 28   9:00 am — 4:30 pm

Open during the 16 day Spring Festival the Hawkins’ Family Garden, giving you the rare opportunity to explore the entire 160 acres of Mayfield. Get lost in the traditional English inspired Maze, the second largest of its kind in Australia. See the Croquet Court, the Chapel, the Chook Hilton, the 80 metre Cascade with Temple and much more. Also during the Spring Festival, our row boats are available on Mayfield Lake (at no additional cost) and interactive games are scattered throughout the garden for your family and friends to enjoy.

For more information please, please refer to our HAWKINS’ FAMILY GARDEN page.

National Cool Climate Wine & Food Festival

October 13   11:00 am — 4:00 pm

The Mayfield 2018 National Cool Climate Wine & Food Festival (NCCW&FF) returns for it’s the 2nd year and everyone wants to come! Mayfield is a spectacular setting for premium cool climate wines and the very best in local gourmet food. Receive a complimentary wine glass upon entry as you browse wines from local vineyards. Enjoy vibrant live music played by the best local bands. This is a family-friendly event with free face painting and a giant flower pit for the Mini Mayfielders to jump in. The Hawkins’ Family Garden (an additional 124 acres) will be open for public viewing, including Australia’s second largest Maze, the Cascade & Temple and the Hawkins’ Family Chapel. A spectacular all day experience!!!


November 25   9:00 am — 2:00 pm

Mayfield Christmas Markets will be held in our Garden Centre (free entry) Buy beautiful handmade pieces from local artists for the one you love this Christmas.  The Café & Kiosk will be open from 9am. The more stallholders the merrier, so if you’re interested in having a stall, please click HERE to email Zana.