Community gardens

Wellington has 16 community gardens on Council and privately-owned land. These gardens are run by volunteers in the community for the benefit of the community.

Image of a fruit tree guardian picking an apple

Become a Fruit Tree Guardian

Each year we give fruit trees to community groups with a suitable site in their neighborhood.

Each tree needs a long-term guardian to care for it - is that you? Visit our Fruit Tree Guardians section for more information, or email the Community Services team.

If you are interested in setting up a community garden, see:
Guidelines for Community Gardens (286 KB PDF)