Exact dates to be confirmed in early 2022. The 2021 programme was cancelled by the organisers due to covid concerns.
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Join a renowned garden designer and be guided through some of Auckland’s private gardens as part of the Auckland Garden Design Festival. She will talk about garden design principles and planting design, with intimate knowledge relating to each of the gardens on the tour.
This tour will depart from, and return to, Selwyn College, Kohimarama, Auckland 9 AM - 4:30 PM on the day of the tour. Your tour fee includes the DesignFest admission ticket. We may move up to a slightly bigger bus is there is demand. Please register your interest!
This annual event, now in its fifth year, opens private gardens offering visitors the chance to see these hidden spaces and to talk to their garden designers. For more information about the Auckland Garden DesignFest visit their website here.
Wear comfortable footwear and dress for the day (hat, sunblock, rainjacket etc). Bring a water bottle. Bring your lunch.
We regret that we cannot accept alternative travel arrangements for this tour due to logistical reasons. All participants must depart from and return to Selwyn College. If you do not wish to join our bus tour, you may wish to make your own arrangements to visit the gardens. Click through to the Auckland Garden DesignFest website here.