Welcome to Hollard Gardens
A horticultural oasis in the very heart of dairying country. A passionate plantsman's garden and Taranaki showcase ... Discover the passion and determination that made Bernard Hollard invaluable to many gardens and nurseries, and learn about plant propagation.
Owned and managed by the Taranaki Regional Council on behalf of the people of the region. Enjoy it - it's yours.
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The Hollard Centre is a functions venue for South and Central Taranaki — come and check it out! Information on Hollard Centre
Coming up: Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular — 31 October-9 November
Be sure to catch Floribunda, an exhibition of flower macro-photography by Tara Jahn-Werner, to be held at Hollard Garadens as part of the Powerco Tarankai Garden Spectacular. Tara will be speaking at the Hollard Centre at 2pm on Sunday 2 November.
Daily during festival: Guided garden walks 2pm.
Be part of our summer/autumn events
You can be part of our summer/autumn season of garden fairs and festivities at Tupare and Hollard Gardens!
The fairs are at Tupare on 10 January and 6 February (Waitangi Day) and the Harvest Festival at Hollards is on 6 April (Easter Monday).
If you would like to perform, or display or sell food, wine, art, garden plants or other products at any or all of these events, download the registration form.
Events and fairs registration form (480 KB)