Taranaki Garden Festival and Taranaki Arts Trail Official launch 14 July 2021

3. Winlea Acre

2 Joll St, Waitara, 4383

An immaculate award-winning open-style garden that boasts a huge lawn with plantings on either side. The amazing variety of trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants, fruits and vegetables, skilfully planted in this garden provide a wonderful example of what can be achieved in short spaces of time with vision and expertise.

The garden itself is entirely flat, curved beds planted with hellebores, a leucadendron, and hydrangeas border the immaculate and vast lawn.

Other attractions in the garden include the addition of a house conservatory filled with orchids and subtropical plants, and a pergola draped with climbers where you can sit and take in the entire garden bursting with life. Parking for coach and cars, and complimentary tea and coffee available.

Also In the area:

1. Tikorangi The Jury Garden

Opening for the first time in seven years, Tikorangi is one of the few inter-generational gardens in NZ with the oldest trees dating back to 1870 and main areas actively gardened for 70 years. Read More >

2. Waiongana Gardens

This 4 hectare garden bound by the Waiongana River has many varied spaces, a Sunken Garden, Rose Garden, Redwoods, Native River Walk, log walls and a developing produce area to name but a few. Read More >

4. Pukemiro

This 4.5-hectare farm and retreat is teeming with a variety of vegetables and fruit trees. Read More >