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Avondale Wine Estate Open Gardens

22 October 2022 @ 10:00 am - 23 October 2022 @ 4:00 pm

Avondale Open Gardens

Avondale Wine Estate’s open gardens give visitors the unique opportunity to experience seven beautiful spring organic gardens on the estate.

The different gardens on view are the Avondale Wine Estates cellar gardens, the majestic private gardens of Ginny Grieve; Suzanne Grieve, Ruth Robertson and Julie Warren Codrington; experience Avondale’s historic Cape Dutch buildings; view many mature trees; walk through the two working vegetable gardens that supply Avondale’s award-winning restaurant, FABER; stroll over the meandering streams; experience the indigenous beds, rose gardens and meadow; and watch the stately cows, working ducks and chickens in their free range environment.

Avondale Open Gardens

Avondale Open Gardens

Finish your walk with a tasting of the organic and biodynamic wines at the Avondale Wine Cellar or book a meal at their highly acclaimed FABER restaurant which has recently been awarded by Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards as the Best Garden Restaurant in Africa.

Visitors are welcome to stroll around the Avondale Wine Estate’s farm garden from 10h00-16h00 on the 22nd and 23rd of October 2022.


  • Access to all the gardens on Avondale Wine Estate (Paarl)
  • Guided garden walks – _Saturday & Sunday @10h30 starting outside the Cellar
  • Faber Restaurant (to book contact Faber@avondalewine.co.za)
  • Wine Bar (Avondale Armilla Cap Classic, Avondale wine, strawberries and cheese platters)
  • Wine Tasting (to secure your booking contact wine@avondalewine.co.za)
  • Tea in the gardens accompanied by an assortment of scones
  • Ochra Deli treats
  • Picnic Baskets (to secure your booking contact picnics@ochra.co.za)
  • Plants for sale
  • Saturday morning farm walk
  • Pony rides
  • Cellar Tours
  • Tractor Rides

DATE: 22nd and 23rd October 2022
TIME: 10h00 to 16h00
FEE: R50 for adults, Children U/12 enter free, Tickets available at the entrance, (Payment accepted: Cash, Snapscan and credit card)

Regrettably, no dogs or picnic baskets are allowed.

Avondale Open Gardens

All entrance fees will be donated to the Avondale Community Organisation (NPO) which provides a creche and a playschool, ensuring a safe and caring environment for the community’s young children.

Contact Avondale at wine@avondalewine.co.za or Tel: 021 863 1976