Thank you to everyone who visited our gardens and attended our events for the 2021 Taranaki Garden Festival.

1. Greenbridge

321 Hurford Rd, Ōmata, 4310

Award-winning impact enterprise owners, Bena and Daniel, began transforming 4ha of bare pasture 9 years ago, to demonstrate regenerative house and garden solutions. Their unique property showcases stormwater controlling swales, a relocated healthy home, bio-intensive veggie gardens, chook straw yard, wicking beds, a wastewater system feeding into a food forest, agro-forestry, living fences, firewood lot, and more... come and be inspired! 


Walks and Talks 

See website for times and dates: 
Food Forests & Edible Gardens 
Sustainable Lifestyle Block Design 
Intro to Permaculture 
Earthworks, Terracing & Swales 
Wastewater & Greywater 
Regenerative Farm Design 
General Tours 

Event Growers Gathering: nibbles/speakers/drinks 
6 Nov 3pm-5pm, register online. 

Also In the area:

2. Marfell Muse

It has taken Brittany 5 years to transform her grass patch into an abundant garden. Check out her upcycled cold frame, potting up station, a greenhouse made from windows, and worm farm. Read More >

3. Sow and Glow

Sow and Glow features a guest accommodation in the front and an urban market garden/food forest in the rear. Read More >

4. Heart and Soil

Mieke has developed this challenging five-tiered steep sloping garden with minimal sun into a permaculture-designed property. Read More >