Pukeiti Puffer - 4 May 2014. Click for big version.Welcome to Pukeiti

Renowned for its rhododendron collection, Pukeiti is a 360 ha rainforest property located between Mount Taranaki and the coast, just south of New Plymouth. Established in 1951, Pukeiti is an internationally recognised garden and plant collection. 

Owned and managed by the Taranaki Regional Council on behalf of the people of the region. Enjoy it - it's yours.    

Pukeiti Rhododendron Trust               Private events (incl weddings)


Pukeiti Explorer Days for kids            The Rainforest School

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Coming up

Sunday 4 May, 10.30am-2pm: Pukeiti Puffer/Explorer Fun Runs (note new date). A range of easy to very challenging fun runs through beautiful Pukeiti, raising funds for the Cameron Clow Trust and TET Athletics Taranaki. Great prizes. More details on Pukeiti Puffer

Read Greg's latest column: On track at Pukeiti

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