Tresillian Open Gardens - Sunday 17 July

PUBLISHED: 10:49 05 July 2011 | UPDATED: 19:39 20 February 2013

Tresillian Open Gardens -  Sunday 17 July

Tresillian Open Gardens - Sunday 17 July

The beautiful gardens of Tresillian House play host to this unique fund-raising event for the British Red Cross in Cornwall with the kind permission of Mr George Robinson; all proceeds go toward Red Cross services within the County.

The beautiful gardens of Tresillian House play host to this unique fund-raising event for the British Red Cross in Cornwall; all proceeds go toward Red Cross services within the County.



At Tresillian Gardens, near Newquay


TR8 4PS


on the A3058 between Summercourt and Quintrel Downs


Sunday July 17th in aid of the British Red Cross, with the kind permission of Mr George Robinson.



Bookings only: please call Carole Hebblethwaite on 01208 880101



The well-known Cornish gardening celebrity John Harris will kick off the day at 10.30am with his lecture on the Organic and Ancient principles of Gardening according to the Phases of the Moon, followed by a light lunch and garden tour to include one of the last remaining working Victorian walled gardens. We are extremely grateful to John for giving his time freely for this occasion.


A general Open Garden will start at 2pm; an opportunity for the public to wander around these seldom seen and most beautiful grounds and walled garden, all cultivated on the Organic Principles set out above; groups will be accompanied at times by John Harris.



General Open Gardens from 2pm last entry 4.30pm.


3.50/children under 12yrs free.


Cream Teas will be on sale all afternoon.


Tombola St. Newlyn East Silver Band .


Dogs welcome on leads.



For further information please contact: Jill McCombie (Appeal Committee Chairman) on 01208 871138.

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