COVID-19 guidance

Our gardens are open all day, every day under alert level 2.

We understand there are questions and concerns around COVID-19. For all official information and updates please visit the link) website.

To maintain public safety and the safety of our staff we have measures in place to ensure our gardens are a safe environment to visit during covid19.

Some buildings and facilities will remain closed under alert level 2, including the Pukeiti Lodge, and the Cottage and Gatehouse at Tūpare.

Some garden areas will remain closed and narrow paths will have clear one-way directions to ensure physical distancing can be maintained. Please follow the clear signage at each of our gardens to help us protect our community. 

Public toilets will be open and will be cleaned regularly, three times per day.

Tūpare house tours

In order to help protect our communities, house tours at Tūpare are temporarily suspended until further notice. 

Pukeiti mobility services and tours

In order to help protect our communities, our mobility services and tours at Pukeiti are now suspended and will resume next season in October 2020.


We are still taking future bookings for our garden venues. 

For further information on tours and venue and event enquiries please contact the TRC Events Team below. 


Contact Us

Email the TRC Events team below Phone: Email an enquiry