Hurunui Garden Festival 2018 $10 per garden Children enter for free 2nd-4th November 2018 Download Guide (PDF) WE'RE DELIGHTED TO WELCOME YOU TO Hurunui Garden Festival From Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th November you can visit 21 private gardens from Amberley to Gore Bay, Hawarden to Hanmer Springs, many within just one hour’s drive of Christchurch and the airport. The Festival opens with a gala dinner on Friday 2 November at 7pm at the Heritage Hanmer Springs. Garden designers Kim Odering and Dan Rutherford are the guest speakers, and Hurunui Mayor Winton Dalley will officially open the Festival. Tickets are $59 per person. For more information click here. There’s also a programme of garden events to educate, entertain and inspire you. While you’re enjoying our gardens and warm hospitality, we hope you’ll sample our wineries, cafes, and the natural attractions that make Hurunui District such a great place to visit. There’s so much to experience and enjoy at the Garden Festival. We’re inviting you to join us for a weekend in the gorgeous gardens of the Hurunui.