Did you know Wānaka Library holds a local Seeds Library? The Seed Library is open to all so come on in and browse our collection of herb, flower and vegetable seeds during regular library hours. Borrow what you need, grow, collect seeds and then return seeds for others to borrow and to help keep theContinue reading “Wānaka Seed Library @ Wānaka Library”
As part of our post-covid recovery, more than 30 persons from the tourism industry in Upper Clutha, including several Lake Wānaka Tourism staff, participated in the Back to Life programme. This means many key players now have a deep understanding of and a bright desire to create a regenerative tourism activity in our region. “BackContinue reading “Regenerative Tourism Offering”
Do you have an OUTSTANDING GARDEN? Any size, small or large, rambling, quirky or botanical… Here is your opportunity to share the love and beauty you have created with Beautiful Gardens of Wanaka, who are offering small groups of visitors and locals informative guided tours throughout the growing seasons. Now preparing our second year ofContinue reading “Invitation to gardeners”
Like gardens, our garden tours are having a break in winter and will resume with spring in October.
Read about our first season, our plans for spring and how you can get involved.
All our garden tour guests have been consistently happy and impressed.
They share their feedback here…
Learn how to grow and care for your orchard in Wanaka, Saturday 10th April 1-5pm. We will visit three orchards at various stages of their maturity with their owners and hear about how they manage their fruit trees in our region. A tree pruning specialist will show us how to prune on two different trees,Continue reading “Orchard tour”
Guided tours of Beautiful Gardens in Wanaka will operate under Alert Level 2 as follow: One group only: as soon as a couple or a group (max 7) of the same “bubble” have booked, the bookings will be closed for anyone else. The guide will keep a 2-metre distance with the group while visiting theContinue reading “Operating in Alert Level 2”
All our garden tours can be purchased as a gift voucher. Garden tours are a great relaxing and inspiring experience. If you know someone who loves gardens or someone who has a garden and needs some inspiration, now you know what to buy them for Xmas – a garden tour gift voucher. Purchase a giftContinue reading “Perfect gift for garden lovers”
Check out our Garden Tours programme for this summer.
Gift vouchers available, perfect for Christmas.
On a beautiful balmy Saturday morning, we set out on our first Arboretum tour which was an absolute joy. When is the last time you spent hours observing nature’s mighty creations that trees offer us? We did on Saturday and it left us in blissful awe! So much diversity of shapes, colours, strategies to thriveContinue reading “Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks”