Taupo: Weekend trip to Eastwoodhill Arboretum near Gisborne

Eastwoodhill Arboretum near Gisborne – a weekend trip on 5-7 May 2017 http://www.eastwoodhill.org.nz 

This beautiful place is the national arboretum of New Zealand and encompasses over 131 hectares planted in exotic and native trees, shrubs and climber plantings. The collection was planted by Douglas Cook and is regarded as the largest and most comprehensive collection of Northern Hemisphere trees south of the equator.

Travel – 41/2 hours drive. We will stay Friday and Saturday nights at Eastwoodhill, explore the arboretum, and possibly also visit Hackfalls, another arboretum nearby. Group of 10 max. If you are interested, ring Pam – 378 8079.