Thank you to our 2019 gardeners and visitors we hope to see you next year!
History and beauty combine to create a soothing garden picture against a rural backdrop in Hawera. Graceful Tairoa Lodge (built 1875) is surrounded by sweeping lawns, towering kauri and pohutukawa. Tairoa Cottage will become a café for the festival, serving coffee, wine and its famous ploughman’s lunch.
Sanderson Garden is a rural garden rated four stars by the NZ Gardens Trust. The lush sanctuary of nikau palms, colourful perennials, camellias, and native grasses give way to spectacular views of Mt Taranaki. Read More >
Join festival stalwart Jenny Oakley who has entered her garden into the festival for the full 32 years. Read More >