Saturday, October 5th 2019
Apple Day Family Event
12:00 - 16:00
A celebration of the apple harvest.
Follow our Apple Trail and become an Apple Expert.
Learn about apple pressing and taste freshly pressed juice with The Apple Man, John Hancox.
Find out with local experts how bees, butterflies and bugs help us in the garden.
Enjoy the William Tell Dell where budding William Tells (and perhaps their parents) can get stuck into some junior archery, an apple themed Treasure Hunt and other activities for children.
Demi-John Liquid Deli is bringing along a range of goods for sampling and purchasing including an interesting apple vinegar produced in Comrie.
Enter our Bake-off ‘Show us your Bakes’.
Bring along an apple based bake made at home for judging during the afternoon.
Category 1: Pastry based apple related goodies
Category 2: Caked based apple related goodies
Entry form and further details can be downloaded from the website.
Miss Hendry who bequeathed the beautiful Geilston gardens to the NTS and her companion Miss Bell were both very involved in Girl Guide movement and we are delighted to welcome local Girl Guides to support and assist us throughout the afternoon and they are also providing a display on the links between Girlguiding and Geilston.
Soup and delicious bread supplied by the GingeBreadman of Helensburgh
Teas & hame made cakes.
Normal Garden Entry Charges apply.
Free entry for NTS Members.
Something for everyone, learn and enjoy, lovely place, lovely people – what more could you ask for!