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Mulberry Hill is a historical house and estate. It is open on Sundays for guided tours and available for weddings, events, and group tour and education bookings. Mulberry Hill was the home of Sir Daryl (artist) & Lady Joan (author) Lindsay.

Sir Daryl Lindsay was Director of the National Gallery of Victoria from 1941 to 1956, and was knighted in 1957 for his services to Australian Art. A member of the famous Lindsay family of artists, he was an accomplished painter and print maker. He also assisted in founding the National Trust of Australia (Victoria) in 1956 and was its first president.

His wife, Lady Joan Lindsay was an artist and writer, best known for her novel, Picnic at Hanging Rock. Her autobiographical novel Time without Clocks is about the Lindsay’s life together at Mulberry Hill and includes commentary about the arts and social history of the time.

The house and its contents was bequeathed to the National Trust by Sir Daryl and Lady Joan Lindsay.

Content: National Trust (Victoria)

Price & booking

Cost

Type Entry cost
Adult
National Trust members: Free
$10.00
Child
Family $26
$4.00

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Facilities:
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Public toilet
Opening hours:
  • Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Memberships:
  • Museums Australia
  • National Trust
Accessibility:

  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance