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Keep up to date with happenings at Pukeiti, Tūpare and Hollard Gardens.

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Queen's Birthday means bird-day at Pukeiti

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Mon 29 May 2017

Children of any age can find out about all things avian by taking part in Pukeiti’s annual bird survey on Sunday (4 June).

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Make a beeline for Hollard Gardens

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Mon 15 May 2017

Hollard Gardens at Kaponga will be abuzz on Sunday (21 May) for a free public workshop covering the ins and outs of backyard beekeeping.

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Learn rose care the Tūpare way

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Mon 08 May 2017

Sharp tips for winter rose care will be on offer on Sunday (14 May) at a free public workshop at Tūpare, one of Taranaki’s premier heritage properties.

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Celebrate autumn at Hollard Gardens

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Mon 03 Apr 2017

Competitions, live music, delicious food and family fun will be on the agenda at the annual Country Fair at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (9 April).

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Tūpare lesson on growing grass with class

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Mon 27 Mar 2017

Tūpare is one place where the art of lawn care has been perfected – and you can learn some of the secrets at a free public workshop on Sunday (2 April) at the iconic New Plymouth heritage property.

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More than the Puffer to take your breath away

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Mon 20 Mar 2017

The annual Pukeiti Puffer fundraising fun run on Sunday (26 March) is the perfect excuse to check out recent developments at the iconic heritage property.

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Hollards turns on the fun for Children's Day


Mon 27 Feb 2017

Hollard Gardens in Kaponga will become a realm for the young on Sunday (5 March) with dance, music, stories and games to mark International Children’s Day.

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Thyme for some sage advice


Mon 13 Feb 2017

Growing and using herbs will be the focus of a free public workshop at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (19 February).

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