Festival Zones

Horticultural Futures Hub

Engage in robust discussion, learn about new technologies, listen to experts, and discover innovative solutions that will ensure a quality lifestyle for future generations.

Terra Viva Workshop Marquee

Learn new techniques by watching demonstrations or participating in hands-on sessions delivered by industry experts, join a conversation and get involved.

Display & Community Gardens

Learn how to integrate plants into any environment, understand what makes plants thrive and how to get the best growing results at home.

Botanical Marquee

Visit local horticultural clubs and associations to learn about opportunities to connect with like-minded people.

Garden Kitchen

Enjoy cooking demonstrations, taste culinary creations and learn about ways to increase food resilience within our communities.

Exhibition Gardens

See horticultural creativity at its best, stimulate ideas and feel motivated by the work of landscape design experts in these showcase gardens.


Connect with local businesses selling products and services related to gardening, landscaping, outdoor living, horticulture and food.

Kids' Zone

Entertain the tamariki with fun activities, competitions and displays specifically targeted at youth. From tree-climbing and sandpit digs to colourful workshops and performances.