Thank you to our 2019 gardeners and visitors we are looking forward to seeing you during our 2020 garden festival!

The Trustees 

(left to right) Lynn Bublitz, Chris Lynch, Glenn Brebner, Hemi Sundgren, Marie Pearce, Charles Wilkinson (Chair), Katie Wolfe

The Festival Team 

Chief Executive: Suzanne Porter
Festival Manager: Tetsu Garnett
Business Manager: Tracey Bell
Marketing and
Communications Manager: Sophie Kelly
Festival Publicist: Rebecca Johnson
Graphic Designer: Philippa Berry-Smith
Advertising Manager: Helen Ivess
Festival Coordinator: Fran Bateman
Festival Operations: Steve Molloy
Accounts: Deb Tawa

Garden Liaison Team 

Jenny Oakley, Tony Barnes, Jennifer Horner


Neil Holdom – Mayor, New Plymouth District Council

TAFT board A43K4534