Events calendar

Guided walks - spring botanical exploration

Early Flowering Heritage Roses

11am, Sunday 18 October

Come and learn about the lovely heritage roses tucked away in Bolton Street Cemetery. Meet at the Seddon Memorial for this easy one-hour walk.
Cost: $4.

Witches, Wands and Broomsticks – Halloween Walk

11am, Monday 26 October

Were all witches wicked? Did they fly on broomsticks? What did they put in their potions and spells? Bring your wand and join us to discover which plants they used! Meet at the Duck Pond.
Cost: $4.

Children's concert

12.30pm - 3pm, 22 November

Schools from around the region will gather at the Soundshell to perform their hearts out. Plants make the world a better place and these kids are going show you how. Join us for an entertaining afternoon in the garden. The Soundshell is located near the Founder's Entrance to the Botanic Garden off Glenmore Street.

At the concert, you can visit the site and see the plans for the Children’s Garden. We will turn the first sod in February.

Cost: Free

More information

Location map.



Treehouse Visitor Centre, Wellington Botanic Garden

Phone (04) 499 1400
Fax (04) 499 1903
Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm
Weekends November - April: 10am - 3pm
Weekends May - October and public holidays: Closed