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.

AUTUMN FESTIVAL

April 14 — April 29   9:00 am — 4:00 pm

During the 16 day Autumn Festival the Hawkins Family opens its Private Garden to visitors so this is your opportunity to explore the entire 160 acres of Mayfield. Get lost in the traditional English inspired Maze, see the Croquet Court, the Chapel, the Chook Hilton, the 80 metre Cascade with Temple and much more. In Autumn, 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. There is a courtesy bus making several stops around the garden which is great for less mobile visitors.

Mayfield’s Café & Kiosk will be open from 9am – 4.30pm. For more information head to our PRIVATE GARDEN page.

GLAMPING IN THE GARDEN

April 16 — April 30   3:00 pm — 10:00 am

This Autumn 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!

WINTER FESTIVAL

July 7 — July 22   9:00 am — 4:30 pm

Although it is cooler outside, does it really mean we have to hibernate? Mayfield is a European inspired garden; do what the Europeans do; rug up and explore! With parts of the Private Garden open including: the Amphitheatre, Croquet Court, Chinese Pagoda and The Creek & Sunken Garden rooms. On the weekends, local musicians will entertain you as you take advantage of our complimentary smores station (toasted marshmallows dipped in chocolate) in our wood fire.

CW HANDMADE & ARTIST MARKET

September 2   9:00 am — 2:00 pm

On Fathers day, bring dad to Mayfield and spoil him. Held in our Garden Centre (free entry) we’ve got a terrific line-up of stallholders already in place.  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.

GLAMPING IN THE GARDEN

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!

SPRING FESTIVAL

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

During the 16 day Spring Festival the Hawkins Family opens its Private Garden to visitors so this is your opportunity to explore the entire 160 acres of Mayfield. Get lost in the traditional English inspired Maze, see the Croquet Court, the Chapel, the Chook Hilton, the 80 metre Cascade with Temple and much more. In Spring, 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 PRIVATE GARDEN page.

NCCWFF

October 13   11:00 am — 4:00 pm

The National Cool Climate Wine Show teamed up with Mayfield in 2017 to create the National Cool Climate Wine & Food Festival. World class wines from local and national cool climate vineyards, the very best from local gourmet food producers – together in the spectacular location! We have a vibrant live music scene and the best of our local bands will keep you entertained throughout the day.

CW HANDMADE & ARTIST CHRISTMAS MARKET

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.

The Exclusive Private Garden Tour

December 31   9:00 am — 4:00 pm

It takes your Mayfield experience to a whole new level…
Picked up from local accomodation in Bathurst & Oberon, on arrival a personal tour around the private garden, plus areas that cannot be viewed during seasonal festivals! You will be served Mayfield’s signature ‘Communal Feast’ in the Glass House. Before you leave, you’ll stop in to the Cafe & Produce Store so you can take away a piece of Mayfield home with you!