Our gardens

Truby King Park

Truby King House and Garden is a heritage-listed estate nestled in Melrose. The estate was once home to Sir Truby and Lady Isabella King - founders of the Plunket Society.

Stroll through the brick paths and archways, enjoy the historic garden beds, and catch a view of the sea below.

 

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Bolton Street Cemetery

Bolton Street Cemetery is home to Wellington's oldest cemetery, which dates back to 1840. Many of early Wellington's notable figures are buried here. The cemetery offers a tranquil and historically interesting escape from the city, just minutes from the centre. There is a heritage rose collection inspired by original graveside plantings. Blooms peak from November to December.

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Upcoming Events

Growing Secrets - Behind the Scenes Nursery Tour

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This is a chance to go behind the scenes in our state-of-the-art nursery! View event

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This is a chance to go behind the scenes in our state-of-the-art nursery!
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Truby King Park - Working Bee

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Come meet the neighbours and the horticulture staff that tend the gardens surrounding Truby King House! View event

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Come meet the neighbours and the horticulture staff that tend the gardens surrounding Truby King House!
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