A photo showing the view you experience as you drive into the grounds of 'Umina.' The photo is taken from the driveway entrance looking towards the front garden, lounge room and TV room at the Bed & Breakfast.
A black and white heritage photo of the tower and the side of Umina taken from the manicured Edna Walling garden prior to the extension of the Bed & Breakfast being built.
A photo of the current day bluestone entrance steps to the front door of the Bed & Breakfast. 
A photo of the 'Umina' dining room showing an example of how a table would be set for a  High Tea.

The Country Women's Association of Victoria Inc.: Umina

1876

Description

Umina, built in 1876, features bay windows, tower and a gabled steeply pitched slate roof. It has high ceilings, a butler's station and distinctive woodwork. The Edna Walling garden features lily ponds, wisteria pergolas, stonework and mature trees. The Country Women’s Association of Victoria Inc. purchased the property in 1948.

What's On

Guided tours every half hour of the building and the Edna Walling garden will be followed by the opportunity to enjoy Devonshire Tea in the dining room and then to shop in the Merchandise Shop.

Images: (2) 'Umina' exterior. Photo: Marion Dewar. (2) 'Umina' exterior. Photo: courtesy CWA of Victoria. (3) 'Umina' current front entrance to the Bed & Breakfast. Photo: courtesy CWA of Victoria. (4) 'Umina' Dining Room. Photo: courtesy CWA of Victoria.

Important Details

Time & Date

Saturday 29 + Sunday 30 July
Tours running every half hour starting at 10am. Last tour departs at 3.30pm
Running for 30 minutes in groups of 10
No bookings required

Meet at the driveway to the left of the building

ACCESSIBILITY

Partially wheelchair accessible, Accessible bathroom, Accessible parking nearby

Location

3 Lansell Road, Toorak 3142

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