Taranaki Garden Festival and Taranaki Arts Trail Official launch 15 July 2021

33. Tairoa Lodge

3 Puawai St, Hawera, 4610

History and beauty combine to create the ever-graceful Tairoa Lodge. Surrounded by sweeping lawns, towering kauri and pohutukawa, it was featured in NZ House & Garden during May 2020.

Tairoa Cottage Café will be open during the festival, serving coffee, wine, cabinet food & its famous Ploughman’s Lunch.

EVENT: House & Garden Tours will be offered daily at 2pm by host Linda at an additional cost with a complimentary champagne cocktail. Bookings essential - contact Linda.

Also In the area:

25. Boxwood

After a 2-year break from the festival, Boxwood is back! This is a garden that will tick all the boxes. Read More >

26. Sanderson Garden

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 >

27. Gravetye

Gravetye is a formal garden that celebrates the simplicity of mass green planting. Wander along the lime walk, under planted with Choisya ternate. The immaculate lawns are bordered by carefully shaped hedges, topiary, sculptures, plantings of iris, roses and lavender. Read More >