6 February 2018

Address 207 Scotsman Valley Road, Tauwhare, New Zealand View Map

The arboretum and sculpture park will be open to the public without charge on Waitangi Day. This is a successful environment rehabilitation project, developing a 17.5ha disused quarry site, including the mine pit, into a home to over 20,000 trees and shrubs. More than 50 sculptures and installations are placed along a two kilometre nature trail.

Waitakaruru Arboretum and Sculpture Park

207 Scotsman Valley Road, Tauwhare, New Zealand

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Sanctuary Mountain

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