Hurunui Garden Festival

1st - 3rd November

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Hurunui Garden Festival

Entry Tickets $10

Come visit our gorgeous private gardens from Amberley to Gore Bay, Hawarden to Hanmer Springs, many within just one hour’s drive of Christchurch and the airport. While you’re enjoying our gardens and warm country hospitality, we hope you’ll sample our wineries, cafes, and the natural attractions that make Hurunui District such a great place to visit.
Purchase your tickets to the Hurunui Garden Festival, one ticket per garden per person.

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Lake Rebekah

Tour tickets $95

Woodchester Walls and Waterfalls

The world renowned Woodchester Station is home to the celebrated ‘Wall of Waiau’ and ‘Lake Rebekah’, created by the 2016 Waiau-Kaikoura earthquakes.
Lunch is served in the garden of the homestead where host Rebekah’s grandmother created an extraordinary hillside garden of over 100 rhododendrons.

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Kaikoura Mountains

Tour Tickets $95

Hidden Gems in the Lowry Hills

This self-drive tour that takes in the striking and unforgettable scenery of the Lowry Hills, over a mountain pass, down river valleys with native bush and rocky outcrops that connects three magical gardens.
The tour commences at Wynyardinland from Culverden then wander through the native garden with plants gathered from the Lowry Hills. Your final destination is Ribbonwood Country House.

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$30 per person

Opening Night Event

You’re invited to join us for a cocktail party to officially launch the 2019 Hurunui Garden Festival being held at 5pm on Friday 1 November 2018 at Flaxmere Garden, 128 Westenras Road, Hawarden.
Our guest speakers are Wolfgang Bopp, the Director of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens and Dr Janet Cubey, Editor-in-Chief of the Royal Horticultural Society Plant Finder. This not-to-be-missed event includes drinks and canapés, speeches and admission to the garden.

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42 Amuri Avenue
Hanmer Springs
New Zealand

Phone: +64 3 315 0000
Free phone : 0800 442 663 (NZ only)