Matthew Hayden's Home Ground

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Foundations

Series 1 · Episode 1

In this, the first of six episodes we meet up with Matthew after his retirement from the Aussie test cricket team to find him in a relaxed, thoughtful mood.

Stone

Series 1 · Episode 2

Matthew's new kitchen garden is just underway. Day two of construction and it's looking disconcertingly like a cleared building site, but the foundation has been laid.

Animals

Series 1 · Episode 3

Matthew Hayden is keen to expand his currently modest base of chooks and bees, and sets off to meet various experts in raising livestock. Back at his homestead, horticulturalist Nicole Moon unveils the latest backyard masterpiece, the Hen Hilton.

Orchard

Series 1 · Episode 4

Day 10 of construction and we're halfway there. It’s now time to consider the orchard area, which will be fenced off from the central garden closest to the house.

Planting

Series 1 · Episode 5

With the structural elements of the garden just about done there's time before the pay-off-planting and garden-greening to take a much needed break with the family.

Harvest

Series 1 · Episode 6

It's been six months since the garden was finished and after a busy period away from home, playing in the Indian Premier League, Matthew and the family are hosting a backyard BBQ for family and friends.