1. Tiptoe amongst the tulips on Tulip Sunday
Dutch food and tulips – need we say more? Join the Wellington Dutch and the Netherlands embassy in welcoming kōanga (spring) to Pōneke. Get amongst the beautiful blossoms and get yourself some delicious Dutch treats.
Tulip Sunday is on at Wellington Botanic Garden ki Paekākā on 25 September, between 10am–4pm.
2. Get artistic with Ikebana
Enjoy the intricate Japanese flower spring arrangements exhibition – and maybe even pick up a trick or two at one of the teacher demonstrations. The Art of Ikebana exhibition will be in the Lady Norwood Begonia House on Friday 9 September and Saturday 10 September between 9am–4pm, and Sunday 11 September between 9am–3pm.
Teacher demonstrations will be held each day at 11.30am and 2pm.