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Heritage rose treasures

11am, Sunday 16 November

Bolton St Cemetery has a large collection of heritage roses tucked away among the gravestones. Come on a one-hour tour of these Wellington treasures and learn their stories, with guides from Wellington Heritage Roses and the Friends of Bolton St Cemetery. Meet at the Seddon Memorial in Bolton Street Cemetery.
Cost: $4

Plants with cunning plans

11 am Monday 24 November

In a very competitive world for the prime sites for growth, some plants have opted out of the “rat race” and evolved strategies to survive in the more extreme and difficult locations. Join this moderate 90-minute walk to discover some of their cunning plans.
Meet: Cable Car entrance
Cost: $4.

Kids' concert

12.30pm - 3pm, 30 November, The Soundshell

Schools from around the region are putting on a concert to support fundraising for the new Children's Garden in the Botanic Garden. At the concert, you can also visit the site and see the plans for the Children’s Garden.
Cost: Free

There is an error in Council's Our Wellington Spring issue publication; 30 November is the correct date for the Kids' Concert. 

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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