Mulberry Hill is a historical house and estate. It is open on the second Sunday of the month for guided tours and available for weddings, events, and group tour and education bookings. Mulberry Hill was the home of Sir Daryl (artist) and 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 printmaker. 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 were bequeathed to the National Trust by Sir Daryl and Lady Joan Lindsay.
Open second Sunday of the month, 11:00am to 4:00pm.
Tours on Sundays are at 11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:30pm with last admission to the house at 3:00pm.
Disabled AssistanceCaters for limited mobility
AccreditationCOVID Safe National Trust
National Trust members: Free