MasterChef winners Karena and Kasey Bird are coming to Hollards!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

Daily during festival: Guided garden walks 2pm.

Sunday 2 November, 11am-12.30pm: Festival event – Master Class with MasterChef winners Kasey and Karena Bird: $25 a head, bookings essential.
Tickets available at the festival office, corner of Brougham St and Powderham St, New Plymouth, ph 06 759 8412.

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)

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