Taranaki Garden Festival

Garden entry is by ticket only

Each garden has nominated their charge of one, two or three tickets to enter the gardens. 

Tickets are sold in $5 denominations. Free entry for children 12 and under.

Look out for the following symbol in the garden description which highlights the number of tickets needed. 

 $5 admission  $10 admission  $15 admission

Garden tickets are no longer available to purchase online. You can purchase garden tickets during the festival from the garden gates, our Festival Hub or from any of our ticket outlets (see below).

Official Ticket Outlets

New Plymouth i-SITE     

Puke Ariki North Wing,
65 St Aubyn St

South Taranaki i-SITE     

55 High St, Hāwera

Inglewood Library           

46 Rata St, Inglewood

Inglewood Info Centre    

Funho 25 Rata St, Inglewood

Waitara Library               

15a Queen St, Waitara

Ōakura Information Plus  

The Crafty Fox Co-op, the Village Mews, Ōakura

Ōpunake Library Plus     

43 Tasman St, Ōpunake

Stratford Library             

56 Prospero Place, Stratford

Bell Block Library             

188 Parklands Ave, Bell Block

Big Jim’s Garden Centre 

1217 Devon Rd, New Plymouth

Mitre 10 New Plymouth 

305-307 St Aubyn St, New Plymouth

Mitre 10 MEGA               

5 Vickers Rd, Waiwhakaiho

Masters Mitre 10            

Cnr Juliet & Fenton St, Stratford

Garden Edge          

52 Fantham St, Hāwera


Festival Hub

Our Festival Hub is located;

W.R. Phillips Volkswagen Taranaki 

158 Devon Street West

New Plymouth

This is just behind the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre on Devon St West.

Here, our festival team will be on hand to answer all your questions and help steer your journey around Taranaki Maunga to meet our dedicated gardeners, view their glorious gardens and learn more about what our wonderful region has to offer. 

Event Tickets

To purchase Garden Festival event tickets please visit the Events page. Each individual event page has a Book Now option. 

Terms and Conditions

1. There is no exchange or refund available after a ticket has been purchased unless required by law. This includes lost, stolen, damaged, destroyed or unused tickets. Please ensure your tickets are kept safe, so treat your tickets like cash.

2. A change in personal circumstances does not entitle a ticket holder to a refund or exchange.

3. If the festival is cancelled for any cause reasonably beyond the Centuria Taranaki Garden Festival’s control, CTGF is not obliged to arrange a substitute festival. Please note that the festival will proceed regardless of weather conditions. Postage charges will not be refunded on cancellation of an event.

4. All visitors to the CTGF must present a valid ticket for each garden visited.

5. CTGF will make every effort to ensure that your visit is safe and we ask that all visitors take all necessary steps to ensure their own safety. It is a condition of admission to each garden that you assume all responsibility for your own safety, the safety of those in your care and your possesions.

6. CTGF reserves the right to add, withdraw or subsitute gardens, charges or events. Terms and Conditions may change, please refer to website.

7.  GST will apply to all goods and services supplied. Prices include GST where applicable.

8. Ticket holders consent to being filmed, photographed and recorded for marketing purposes.

9. Ticket purchasers’ details will be used for marketing purposes. Data will not be distributed to third parties.