Château de Versailles

Great Landscape Designers

Kenneth Park Lecture

André Le Nôtre

Date: Tuesday 4 December 2018

Venue: Club Room, City Club

Time: 11am 

Cost: $15 per person include talk

This beautifully illustrated lecture is the first in a series looking at great landscape designers. Look at the life and career of André Le Nôtre, famous for the gardens of Château de Versailles (pictured), the height of formal French landscaping.

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown

Date: Friday 18 January 2019

Venue: Club Room, City Club

Time: 11am

Cost: $15 per person include talk

Described as “England’s greatest gardener”, Lancelot designed over 170 parks. Nicknamed “Capability” for telling his clients their property had capability for improvement, discover his contribution to garden design.