Regenerative Land Zoning Proposal

For a year now, I have been networking and sharing the idea of creating a new attractive land zoning for landowners to create Biodiversity and Community Enhancing Parks and Corridors. Here is an update on the project. I now hope to find momentum and create change. Let me know how you can help me makeContinue reading “Regenerative Land Zoning Proposal”

Garden Photography Tour

SATURDAY 26 MARCH 2022 For photographers and nature lovers, we will visit aesthetically inspiring properties, taking our time to take photos, from macros to perspectives, with photography tips. The Garden Photography Tour takes a small group of guests (max 7) through 3 outstanding private gardens in the Upper-Clutha area, from 1.30pm to approx 5pm. TourContinue reading “Garden Photography Tour”

WAO summit week

It was an honour to present to the community our Regenerative vision of Parks and Corridors that enhance biodiversity and community wellbeing/resilience (12 pages) in the panel “Living it” at the Back to Life hui Tuesday 26 October. It was well received and connections were made to explore further. Exciting times ahead! The next day,Continue reading “WAO summit week”

Guided Arboretums Visit, Saturday 16th October, 2-5pm

Join a small group of passionate tree lovers, learn, admire, immerse yourself as we visit three outstanding properties in Wanaka. Meet local dendrologist Carolyn and hear tree stories and knowledge, a flow of inspiration! Call Florence 02102792481 or visit beautifulgardenswanaka.com Will run for 2 to 7 participants. Saturday weather looks OK. We’ll go ahead anyway.Continue reading “Guided Arboretums Visit, Saturday 16th October, 2-5pm”

Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks

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! “I loved it! I could do this everyday!” saidContinue reading “Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks”

Arboretum Tour Saturday 24th October 9.30

If you love trees, don’t miss this unique experience! You will get to visit two large private parks planted extensively with varied, rare and old trees. Our tree specialist will guide this tour helping us to learn how to recognize trees, observe their reproductive strategies as we admire their variety, shapes and colours. Immerse yourselfContinue reading “Arboretum Tour Saturday 24th October 9.30”

Arboretum Tour on Labour Weekend

You’ll never look at a tree the same way again! Along with regular Garden tours every Friday and Sunday, Beautiful Gardens of Wanaka will run the first Specialty tour, during Labour weekend, on Saturday 24th October. We’ll visit two arboretums in the Wanaka area with the knowledgeable and passionate tree advocate Carolyn Shwarz. We’ll seeContinue reading “Arboretum Tour on Labour Weekend”