Emma Laura and Harley LOTL

Lunch on the Lawns

Her Excellency and Mr Bunten welcomes the public to enjoy the grounds of Government House on the first Friday of each month.

Lunch on the Lawns is back!

Her Excellency and Mr Bunten invite the public to come to the Government House gardens, bring a picnic lunch, spread out a rug or unfold a camping chair and enjoy the surroundings, while listening to a community band or orchestra.

The free events will be held on the first Friday of the month from 12 noon to 2pm.

Just come through the main gates and choose your picnic spot.

Upcoming dates:

  • October 6 2023
  • November 3 2023
  • December 1 2023
  • January 5 2024
  • February 2 2024
  • March 1 2024
  • April 5 2024 and
  • May 3 2024.

On the same dates, free garden tours of the Government House grounds, hosted by the Friends of the Botanic Gardens, will run from 10.45am to 11.45am.

Registrations are required for these guided tours by phoning 8203 9800.

Lunch on the Lawns is part of Her Excellency’s and Mr Bunten’s aim to make Government House a place where more South Australians feel welcome and are able to visit.

Coming events