Nutcote–May Gibbs home

Nutcote was the home of the author May Gibbs.  She brought the Australian bush to life in her tales, most notably Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.  I may have read the book as a child, but I didn’t manage to visit her home until I was an adult.

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Sydney Harbour Bridge can be seen.

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‘Banksia men’ feature in the stories.

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  • What a beautiful place. Iv’e enjoyed looking through these photos. Such a stunning garden too. Mine looks awful at the moment. Just waiting for better weather. x
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    • It is indeed a beautiful place and a lovely garden. Let’s hope the weather improves and becomes truly spring like 😉

  • It’s great to be able to visit the home of childhood authors and get a glimpse into their life and inspiration. #citytripping

    • It sure is Elizabeth 🙂

  • Always fun to relive a bit of childhood and visit the authors’ homes – something I am hoping to do a bit more of this year with ny girl. #citytripping

    • It sure is Cathy, I hope you manage to go just that with your daughter 🙂