Sprawling over 2.4 hectares, Gardens of the World brings together native and exotic plants from around the globe in magnificent parkland just 10 minutes from Richmond or 25 minutes from Nelson City. Open from dawn until dusk year round, entry is just $5 per adult and a gold coin per child. These outstanding gardens are consistently rated by Trip Advisor visitors as being one of the region’s top attractions ideal for picnics and leisurely strolls. Gardens of the World are also a highly sought after outdoor venue for parties, weddings, outdoor concerts, corporate functions and reunions.
Laid out in separate zones, the gardens of New Zealand, Australia, Africa, America, the Orient and Europe thrive in immaculately kept garden ‘rooms’, all of which have been expertly formed to replicate each region’s unique aspect and microclimate.