Welcome to Tupare
Experience the beautifully restored garden and Chapman-Taylor home. Sculpted from a hillside overlooking the Waiwhakaiho River, this is a premier landscaped garden.
Sense the prestige, lifestyle and stories of the property's original developer, the prominent businessman Sir Russell Matthews, and his family ...
Owned and managed by the Taranaki Regional Council on behalf of the people of the region. Enjoy it - it's yours.
Free house tours: Join the Friends of Tupare at 11am or 11.30am every Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday for a free tour of Tupare's distinctive Chapman-Taylor designed home.
Sunday 14 February, 2pm-4pm: Free home-gardening workshop — shade-loving plants. Ground covers and small, shade-loving plants are features at Tupare. Learn which plants will enjoy a cool shady spot in your own garden.
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