National Trust of Australia (NSW) - Everglades
Breathtaking Views Over The Jamison
Australia's most spectacular garden for all seasons. This 1930s treasure unites European romanticism with the raw magic of the Australian bush. Five hectares of valley views, bluebell woodland, lawned and flowering terraces, stone walls, winding paths, glades, pools, and fountains. Art deco house, gift shop, tea rooms, art gallery, picnic spots. Wedding and function hire. Seasonal programme of events.
OPEN EVERY DAY.
10-4pm Autumn Winter
10-5pm Spring Summer
Adult - $13
Concession - $8
Child - $4
Make a day of it: relax in the gardens, visit the gift shop and latest exhibition in the Gallery. Bring a picnic or indulge in our tea rooms delicious fare.
Everglades tea rooms in the 1930s house and courtyard specialise in old-fashioned fare. Seven days a week, year-round, visitors can enjoy a pot of plunger coffee or leaf tea (including herbals), local applejuice, Bundaberg gingerbeer, spiders, devonshire tea and freshly baked cake.
Private functions & venue hire
Everglades is the perfect setting for parties, celebrations, wedding photography or editorial and commercial film, video or photoshoots.
Everglades was designed and built in the 1930s as a weekend retreat in the heart of the Blue Mountains. Learn more about the rich history of this fascinating property
Conservation & restoration
The scope, size and complexity of this outstanding property creates particular challenges in ensuring that Everglades is preserved, presented and interpreted for the benefit of future generations.
You can get involved and support the conservation of Everglades in many ways including: joining our team of Volunteers; becoming a member of the National Trust (NSW); or making a donation.
How To Get Here..
Mountain Link Trolley Buses and Fantastic Aussie Tours both offer an all-day special on their buses which allows you to get on and off at attractions around the Leura-Katoomba area. Buses of both companies stop at Everglades: Trolley Buses every hour, Fantastic Aussie Tours every two hours.
Walking from Leura Station
You can walk to Everglades from Leura Station in 20 minutes. From the station, go east down Railway Parade, take the fourth right into Victoria Street, cross Megalong St and continue to Craigend St where you dog-leg left then right into Everglades Ave. Everglades is down the far end.