The Gardens and Castle are now closed to the public until Spring 2020. Please contact us for group tours.

Champion Trees

Friday 17th April 2020

Lecture by Charles Williams at Caerhays Castle

Charles Williams (owner) will give the lecture and conduct the garden tour.  Caerhays has 83 Champion  UK and Ireland Trees by height and girth.  Only 9 other UK and Irish gardens have more. The lecture will explain the methods for measuring record trees and examine the growth rates of some over the past decades with examples for attendees to view. The garden tour will visit as many of the Caerhays Champion Trees as possible. 

Lecture time – 10.00am – 1.00pm

Tea/Coffee on arrival in the Georgian Hall from 9.30am.

Walking boots and wet weather clothing highly recommended.




RHS Member £16.00
Non-Member £20.00

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All tickets should be booked in advance.

By Paypal: Using the above form.

By CREDIT CARD OR DEBIT CARD: By telephoning Caerhays on 01872 501310 (weekdays 9am – 5pm)

By POST: Lecture Reservations, Caerhays Estate, Gorran, St Austell, PL26 6LY,  enclosing a cheque payable to Caerhays Estate, a RHS membership number (where relevant) and daytime telephone number. State the title of the event and how many tickets you require.

Please note: for all the events, you will receive an email confirmation of your booking, please bring this with you as evidence of your booking. If you don’t receive an email confirmation or you have a query about your booking please call  Enquiries on 01872 501310 (weekdays 9am to 5pm).