Third Monday of the month (ex Jan), 9.30am.
Hibiscus Coast Garden Club. Manly Bowling Club Hall, 56 Laurence Street, Whangaparoa. For people interested in horticulture & gardening. Includes shows/competitions, bus trips & talks. Annual fee $20pp, $25 couples; $3 door entry. Check the website
Select days from December 16 to 21 January
Lavender Abbey - Pick Your Own Lavender. 351 Dalefield Road, Carterton. $5 entry per person plus lavender picking is $5 per bunch. Check the website for the dates and details.
January 2024
Festival of Pots and Garden Art, Anum Cara, 150 Rangiuru Road, Otaki. A celebration of art - pottery & ceramics, painting, wood, steel, stone; all items for sale. Refreshments available. Dates to be confirmed. Entry fee. Follow on Facebook
January 2024
Waimarino Garden Ramble. A fundraiser for Ohakune Primary School and St John Waimarino Area Committee. Dates to be advised. Follow on Facebook.
February 23 to March 3 2024
Hamilton Gardens Art Festival. Comedy, dance, music and theatre mingle and merge against the backdrop of the enchanting Hamilton Gardens.
February 24 to March 24 2024
Sculpture on the Gulf, Waiheke Island. New Zealand's foremost outdoor sculpture exhibition. Experience the power and beauty of contemporary sculpture in the landscape.
November 14 to 17 2024
Bay of Plenty Garden and Art Festival - a four day festival of gardens from Katikati to Te Puke. Tickets and information on the website.

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