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


Festival Team

Chief Executive Suzanne Porter

Festival Manager Tetsu Garnett

Business Manager Tracey Bell

Marketing and
Communications Manager
Rebecca Johnson

Festival Publicist Virginia Winder

Graphic Designer Philippa Berry-Smith

Graphics and Digital Tallulah Robertson


Garden Liaison Team

Jenny Oakley, Tony Barnes, Jennifer Horner, Chris Paul


Neil Holdom – Mayor, New Plymouth District Council


Charles Wilkinson (Chair), Marie Pearce, Glenn Brebner, Katie Wolfe, Chris Lynch, Hayden Wano