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Teddy Bears' Picnic

Come and celebrate Rippon Lea’s 29th Teddy Bears’ Picnic on Sunday 24 February 2019!
Held in the beautiful gardens of Rippon Lea in Elsternwick, with roving entertainment, performances, market stalls and an array of activities.
Bring your favourite bear for the parade!
Bring a picnic, roll out a rug and enjoy a wonderful day out with your friends, family and most importantly the Teddy Bears!
Gates will open at 10am sharp on Sunday 24 February 2019. 
Food Trucks will be service delicious savoury and sweet options.
Please note, there is no ATM onsite at Rippon Lea and most venders accept CASH ONLY.

For your own safety and enjoyment we ask you to please follow the below:

  • In the event of bad weather the event will go ahead.
  • No naked flames, BBQ’s, gas stoves or candles. No tents, gazebos, parasols or pop-up structures. No dogs or pets (except guide dogs).
  • Please place all rubbish into the bins provided or take it away with you.
  • The National Trust cannot be held liable or responsible for any personnel possessions whilst attending the event.

Please note: As this is a ticketed event, holders of Glen Eira Garden Entry Cards visiting the Estate are required to purchase general admission.
Free entry does not apply.

Rippon Lea House & Gardens
192 Hotham Street, Elsternwick, VIC 3185