'Kakano' ('seed') the stunning new artwork on the river flat.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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Join us at the Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular, 31 October-9 November!Coming events

Sunday 5 October, 2pm-4pm: High tea at Tupare - last one of the season! Cost: $20 a head. Click on the link to find out how to book. Join us for High Tea at Tupare

Free house tours: ours start at 11am and 11.30am every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from the beginning to October to the end of March. Click on the link for more info. Free house tours

31 October-9 November: Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular - Guided garden walks daily at 11am and house tours half-hourly from 10am to 12.30pm daily during the festival.

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