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Silver Bullet Cafe
On Burke’s Backyard for the last 17 years we’ve had one mantra only, ‘Use it up, wear it out, make...
Breed: Dromedary Camel (Camelus dromedarius) Temperament: Headstrong but amenable with training Cost: $700-$1000 broken in Lifespan: Up to 40 years...
This week, Don and the Burke’s Backyard team visited Alice Springs. Don met some of the locals and had a...
Philip Stray’s Garden
Well-known Melbourne landscape designer, Philip Stray, moved to a heritage-listed Victorian Gothic house four years ago. Philip’s new garden has...
Quixley Water Garden
Don looked at an Adelaide courtyard garden designed by Andrew Quixley. Elaine, the owner, saw the Burke’s Backyard episode that...
This week’s Burke’s Backyard was filmed in Adelaide, known as the ‘City of Churches’. The site for South Australia’s capital...
Table Tennis Champion
At 93 years old, Dot De Low is a keen gardener, indoor and outdoor bowler and a table tennis champion!...
Mira Mira Fantasy Bed and Breakfast
Sheila and Nobby (Norman) Ward came to Australia from Britain about 20 years ago. Nobby is a builder, who grew...
Jay Laga’aia’s Garden
Don visited actor Jay Laga’aia, his wife Sandie and their kids. Jay is currently playing the role of Mufasa in...
Red Cow Farm
Don visited Red Cow Farm, a lovely garden in the Southern Highlands of NSW. Since his last visit in 1998,...
Don visited Orchard House, a modern Melbourne garden incorporating both Mediterranean and Asian influences. The planning, construction and planting was...
This week, Don and the Burke’s Backyard team travelled to Glen Innes, New South Wales. They met the locals, looked...