Wavesong Garden

Story Title: Wavesong Garden
Episode: Seven
Broadcast Date: 19th May 2012
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Trevor takes you through the beautiful Wavesong garden in Broome, A former nursery that is now a private garden that the public can visit.

Chilled Out Garden Facts

  • An eccentric man named Paul Frater who ran it as a nursery providing exotic plants from all around the world in particular Madagascar originally owned Wavesong Garden.
  • In 1995 Jenny Bloom and Tony Proctor bought the property and were going to turn the place into a tourism complex, but after a couple of glasses of wine the pair decided to keep the garden.
  • The garden is now open to the public by request and for a donation to the Royal Flying Doctor's service.
  • A true highlight of the garden is the 'Boab Walk' a stunning corridor filled with enchanting Boab trees.


Jenny Bloom & Tony Proctor
E: broomeproperties@bigpond.com