2022 Secret Garden High Tea | The Grounds of Alexandria

2022 Secret Garden High Tea | The Grounds of Alexandria

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The Grounds of Alexandria

2 Huntley Street


Alexandria, NSW 2015


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Refund policy

Refund policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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Enjoy exclusive access to The Treehouse for a beautifully unique high tea experience at The Grounds of Alexandria!

About this event

Do you want to know a secret? Hidden away at the top of a narrow spiral staircase, our beautifully overgrown, Treehouse provides a stunning 'birds-eye' view of The Arbour and is the perfect space to enjoy share a decadent high tea with your family and friends.

Book now to enjoy exclusive use of this space for a unique experience, with your own personal waiter on hand to make sure that you have everything you need!



Each of your guests will enjoy a decadent high tea menu, including:

  • A mini poached chicken salad sandwich with mint and toasted almond.
  • Smoked salmon and horseradish cream cheese on rye.
  • A mini wild mushroom tartlet with fontina, tarragon and caramelised onion.
  • A mini maple roasted pumpkin, walnut and whipped goats cheese sable.
  • A mini chocolate and hazelnut choux.
  • A mini melting moment with passion fruit buttercream.
  • A mini pear, white chocolate and raspberry shortcake.
  • A mini pink grapefruit tartlet with lemon crème légère.
  • A mini scone, served with Chantilly cream, house-made raspberry and rosewater jam and lemon curd.
  • A glass of tea, fresh coffee or juice.

Upon request, our High Tea menu can be altered to accommodate vegetarian dietary requirements dietary requirements.



Tickets are available for $85 each (+ booking fees). Please note that a minimum of 4 tickets (max. 6 tickets) must be purchased for each session.



  • Access to The Treehouse is only via a spiral staircase. Please wear appropriate footwear, leave the pram at home and watch your step. If you believe that you or any of your guests, will have difficulties climbing up and down the narrow stairs, please consider The Glasshouse High Tea experience instead.
  • Please ensure that you purchase a ticket for each person in your group in one transaction. Unfortunately additional seats cannot be added on the day.
  • Please select the date and time of your high tea experience carefully as transfers are not available.
  • All bookings must be made at least 24-hours in advance.
  • Once booked, your group will have exclusive use of The Grounds Treehouse for 90-minutes (as per the time on your ticket).
  • All dishes will be plated to share.
  • Drinks can be purchased from the menu on the day. Please note that alcoholic beverages will only be available for guests who book the Secret Garden High Tea after 10am. Alcohol will only be available to guests aged 18+ years and guests may be required to present photo ID.
  • Please plan to arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your session start time and visit The Grounds of Alexandria Cafe Host Desk to be seated.
  • Please be aware that the menu and styling is subject to change without notice.
  • No flowers, tableware or other styling is to be taken after your experience has ended. Charges may apply for any missing items.
  • Any dietary requirements must be noted during the checkout process. Your menu will be prepared according to your exact specifications and as such, unfortunately we cannot accommodate any additional dietary requests on the day.
  • Any requests for refunds must be made at least 7-days prior to your session. Refund requests made within 7-days of your booking will not be considered.



Q. What if I want to book a private High Tea experience for fewer than 4 guests?

A. That's fine - you'll still need to purchase a minimum of 4 tickets, but you'll get to take home any food that you don't eat!

Q. Can I book a private High Tea experience for more than 6 guests?

A. No, at this stage we can only comfortably seat a max. of 6 guests in The Treehouse. For larger groups of up to 8 guests, please consider The Glasshouse High Tea experience instead.

Q. Can the menu be adjusted to accommodate specific dietary requirements?

A. Our High Tea menu can be altered to accommodate a vegetarian diets, but cannot be adjusted for any other dietary requests.



We want you to feel comfortable when you visit The Grounds, so please rest assured that we're doing our part to help keep everyone safe. Our venues are registered as COVID Safe businesses and when it comes to the health and wellbeing of our guests and staff, we're committed to following the NSW Government's health orders.

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