The Briars is a beautiful 230 ha property off the Nepean Highway in Mt Martha. Part of the property has a 90 ha wetland area where visitors can enjoys beautiful walks seeing fauna and flora. The traditional custodians, the Bunurong / Boon Wurrung people lived on and nurtured this land for thousands of years. The Briars is a beautiful conservation site comprising of a wildlife sanctuary, heritage homestead, nursery, eco-living display centre, eco-camp, eateries and astronomy centre.
The Briars Barn is a beautiful heritage barn suitable for medium to large events. Set among the Heritage Precinct with beautiful westward (sunset) views across the fields and forest the Barn is perfect for those seeking a rustic venue. The Historic Homestead Garden is perfect for team building, or a place to come together and be inspired. Lush lawn areas set among formal gardens, with views across the fields are available for hire for functions and events, including corporate events, celebrations, birthdays and larger events.