Open Days


$10 General admission
U16 years FREE
Pre-booking online recommended.


Bundanon Homestead & Grounds, 533 Bundanon rd, Illaroo


Homestead wandering access from 10.30am - 4pm. Talks on the lawn at 11.30am & 2pm.


1 Jan 2014 - 1 Aug 2024

10:30AM - 4:00PM

"We are so pleased to be able to welcome visitors to our beautiful property. Please check our new arrangements which will ensure your safety. I hope you enjoy your visit." Deborah Ely, CEO, Bundanon Trust.

The Homestead, Arthur Boyd’s Studio, the gardens and grounds are open every Sunday (+ Saturday's in January) from 10.30am to 4pm. Talks on the lawn are at 11.30am & 2pm.

COVID-19 Important Information

To ensure our visitors, volunteers, and staff are safe while at Bundanon, we have put in place the following measures in keeping with NSW Government guidelines. Please visit the following page for further information

These local government areas are subject to increased testing: Canterbury, Cumberland City Council, and Wollongong City Council. If you live in or have visited these areas in the past two weeks and have any COVID19 symptoms, even if mild, please get tested and self-isolate until you get your test result.

If you fall within the categories of Close Contact or Casual Contacts as identified on the NSW Health web page above, follow the testing and isolation recommendations.

If you have an upcoming booking with us but are subject to isolation measures, please contact us to arrange an alternative date to visit once you receive your negative result.

Please do not visit Bundanon if you’re unwell, have experienced cold or flu symptoms in the last 14 days, or have returned from overseas in the last 14 days.

Online bookings
Please book online via eventbrite and check in at our shop on arrival.

If you arrive without a booking, you can purchase tickets at our Open Day shop. Capacity is limited, so we recommend arriving early to avoid disappointment and long wait times. We will need to record your name and contact details for contact tracing.

Entry to Bundanon Homestead and Studio
Admission costs include access to Homestead and Studio, gardens and grounds.

Wandering access is available between 10:30 am - 4pm with staggered entry. Up to 10 visitors are permitted in the Homestead at a time in the Homestead, and two visitors are permitted into the Arthur Boyd Studio at a time. Staff will monitor the spaces.

A 30 minute introductory talk will take place at 11.30am and 2pm on the spacious front lawn allowing for social distancing, where our knowledgeable guides will provide information on the heritage of the Bundanon site, Homestead, its inhabitants and Boyd family dynasty.

Unlimited access to gardens and grounds
The gardens and grounds will be open for ticket holders to enjoy throughout the day from 10:30am - 4pm. We encourage you to pack a picnic and enjoy the property during your visit. There are a number of walks and activity packs that allow you to experience the iconic landscape of the Bundanon property. Brochures and packs are available from the Bundanon shop on arrival or you can download a Bundanon walking track map here.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there will be no tea and coffee facilities so please bring your own – we encourage you to bring a picnic to enjoy in the beautiful grounds.

Contact tracing
On booking you will need to provide your name and contact details to support contact tracing should the need arise. We suggest you download the COVIDSafe app.

If you would like more information, please contact Bundanon Trust on 02 4422 2100 or email

Volunteering at Bundanon

Our wonderful guides are part of Bundanon's Volunteer Program. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please contact us.

Bundanon is a wildlife refuge

Domestic animals (including pet dogs & cats etc) are not permitted on the property for the safety of our native wildlife and your pets.Certified assistance animals are welcome.

Weather Outlook

Check the weather at the Homestead by using WeatherLink

Extreme weather events may lead to the closure of the Bundanon property. Keep your eye on our homepage, or ring the Homestead on 02 4422 2900 after 10am on the day of your visit if you are uncertain.

Bundanon Homestead. Photo Keith Saunders

Bundanon Homestead. Photo Keith Saunders

Bundanon Walking Tracks

Bundanon Architecture