If you are in search of a special destination for a reviving wintery walk
The Camellia Garden (with the largest collection of camellias in New Zealand) and the Magnolia Garden are annual favourites at Auckland Botanic Gardens. For more details visit www.aucklandbotanicgardens.co.nz.
At the Christchurch Botanic Gardens, even in Winter, there is lots to see! There are two options for tours - 1.5hrs via the Friends of the Gardens or a "caterpillar tour" on electric shuttles with commentary.
Learn how to prune fruit trees, shrubs and small trees at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens during August. While you’re there see beautiful flowering magnolias and colourful annual flower displays. Further details and workshop dates can be found at ccc.govt.nz
Explore Hamilton Gardens on a walk with an experienced guide every Tuesday and Thursday. You’ll see the most popular gardens throughout the site’s spectacular 54 hectares. For more information visit hamiltongardens.co.nz/events/