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Julie Harvey was once a Sydney businesswoman, but had to take time off work due to illness. During her convalescence...
Victorian Farm Shed
Don looked at a beachside house in Victoria, which was not what it seemed. What appeared to be a spacious,...
Viewer’s Letter – Colourful House
Home owner Louise Holly was inspired when she saw the Burke’s Backyard in Spain program. She painted her white...
Colour Coordinated House
Wonderful effects can be obtained if the paint colours on a house match or contrast with the colours of flowers...
Funky Pink Balcony
Balconies can be real problem areas for people who live in apartments. When space is very limited, it’s often difficult...
Modern Mexican Garden
Don visited a Mexican-style house and garden in Noosaville, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. The front garden uses the structural form...
Anna Chandler is a designer of decorative home ware. She lived in Morocco and Spain for four years, and this...
Andrew Quixley’s Garden
Whenever Don meets Andrew Quixley, he knows he can expect lots of jokes, fun and sound effects along with excellent...
Don and the Burke’s Backyard team travelled north-west of Sydney to Mount Wilson in the Blue Mountains. There they visited...
Goulburn Rose Festival
This weekend jazz, history and the scent of roses will bring the City of Goulburn to life. For the first...
Insect Art and Spiny Leaf Insects
Don visited Jane Davenport at Wollongong Botanic Garden, where she is Artist-in-residence. Jane has a passion for insects and they...
Is My Bum Big in This?
Most women believe that wearing black makes you look slim, and Burke’s Backyard resident scientist, Graeme Quirk, agrees. In our...