Leura Gardens Festival to return over two long weekends in 2021

Organisers of the Leura Gardens Festival have announced the popular festival will return this year after COVID-19 forced its cancellation in 2020.

The festival will be held for six days over two long weekends: Saturday, October 2 to Monday, October 4 and Friday, October 8 to Sunday, October 10.

The Braes - one of the featured gardens in the Leura Gardens Festival.

The Braes - one of the featured gardens in the Leura Gardens Festival.

On display will be a feast of new growth, masses of flowers, gorgeous bulbs and an amazing variety of cool-climate plants including magnificent deciduous trees which will just be coming into their full glory.

An all-gardens ticket will cost $40, a three gardens ticket $20 or a single garden ticket $10. Both the $40 and $20 tickets will be valid for the six days of the festival. Tickets will be available online later in the year.

Residents interested in volunteering for the festival can email volunteers@leuragardensfestival.com.au for more information.

All festival proceeds will go to Blue Mountains District Anzac Memorial Hospital and other local health-related organisations.

For more information on the not-to-be missed event for garden lovers visit www.leuragardensfestival.com.au or call 0431 095 279. People can also follow the festival on Facebook and Instagram.