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

34. Tairoa Lodge

3 Puawai St

History and beauty combine to create the ever-graceful Tairoa Lodge. Surrounded by sweeping lawns, towering kauri and pohutukawa, it was featured in NZ House & Garden during May 2020. Tairoa Church Hall Café will be open during the festival, serving coffee, wine, cabinet food and its famous Ploughman’s Lunch. EVENT: House & Garden Tours daily at 2pm by Linda, cost additional. Complimentary champagne cocktail. Bookings essential, contact Linda below.

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28. Boxwood

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30. Sanderson Garden

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