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.
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Free house tours
Join the Friends of Tupare on a free tour of Tupare's distinctive Chapman-Taylor home.11am and 11.30am every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. More information on the house and house tours
Sunday 4 May, 2pm-4pm — free workshop: Herbaceous perennials. Learn how to prepare your herbaceous perennials for their winter slumber, so they'll make a healthy showing in spring.