Insider's Guide to Growing at Great Dixter

Aaron Bertelsen

Come along to Highwic and hear Aaron Bertelsen talk about life at Great Dixter House (Sussex) and growing fresh produce for seasonal recipes. Get some tips you can use in your own garden from one of the world's best gardeners.  

Great Dixter was the family home of gardener and gardening writer Christopher Lloyd – it was the focus of his energy and enthusiasm and fueled over 40 years of books and articles.  Visiting it has become a pilgrimage for horticulturists.  SORRY - SOLD OUT!

Event Details


  • Sunday 24 September
  • 2.00 - 4.00pm

How Much?

$10. Afternoon tea is included, Aaron will be making a cake. Take the opportunity to look around Highwic too. Parking available on-site (enter from Mortimer Pass).

Make a Booking

Purchase tickets from  Signed copies of The Great Dixter Cookbook will be available for purchase.


  • 40 Gillies Avenue
  • Enter from Mortimer Pass
  • Newmarket
  • Auckland
  • 1023

Contact Information

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday to Sunday
  • 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.


Adults: $10 Accompanied children: Free. Unaccompanied children: $3.50 Use your Entertainment Book voucher here. Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.